According to biography.org, Nelson Mandela was born in South Africa on July 18, 1918. He was known as anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and also became the first black president of South Africa. An Anti- apartheid is a system/policy that deals with discrimination of races. His political standpoint was very precise toward South Africa, he believed that every citizen being equal under the law. However, all of these changed when South Africa government had banned Mandela for his point of view and imprisoned him. As it stated in the article called “The Political Philosophy of Nelson Mandela” by Kibujjo M. Kalumba. It states that “the South Africa headed towards an Afric...
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... tying to the back of a police car by hands and driving off. His body was later found in a pool of blood in the police custody’s. This is an act of some barbaric. Never in my life would I thought that senseless killing would be that amusing. As analyzing the further information of the investigation, they didn’t know why the 7 police officers would commit this senseless crime. This also happened in Daveyton, east of Johannesburg. The officer is now been sentenced to over 105 years in prison altogether. By reading this article, reminds me to the United States. Countless of people are dying for no reason. If Nelson Mandela was still living, he would frown upon this decision that the police officers has committed. This journal opens my eyes to more clearly to the world around us, being aware of these events can express feelings and concerns to this world we live in.
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