Nelson Mandela

Temple Students Celebrate Mandela Day In South AfricaA group of Temple University journalism students got to participate, as part of a foreign reporting project.
National Constitution Center Honors Youngest Liberty Medal Recipient Malala Yousafzai is the youngest recipient in the award's 26-year history, and for good reason.
Local Non-Profit To Honor Legacy Of Nelson MandelaThe Martin Luther King Association is finalizing preparations for its 32nd annual awards and benefits luncheon.
South African Native Living In Philadelphia Recalls Meeting Nelson MandelaThe day Nelson Mandela was arrested in 1962, a teenage Godfrey Sithole was just beginning his journey to America.
People Around The City React To Nelson Mandela's DeathPeople all over the city are speaking out about the impact of Nelson Mandela's life and reacting to his death.
Philadelphians Fondly Remember Nelson MandelaHis big smile and friendly wave is what many remember about Nelson Mandela the day he was awarded the Liberty Medal in 1993.
Philadelphians Remember Mandela's Visits To The CityNelson Mandela came to Philadelphia 20 years ago, on two occasions in 1993 to receive the Liberty Medal and then after he became South Africa's President.
South Africa: Mandela's Condition Worsened To "Critical"The South African presidency says the health condition of Nelson Mandela has become critical.
Mary Robinson, Ireland's First Female President, Speaks For Women During Phila. VisitThe first female president of Ireland was in Philadelphia for International Women's Day, speaking at an event presented by the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia.