Patrick Bond on Nelson Mandela: "He Inspired the Nation" (Video)
“It’s hard to come to grips with the loss of someone who has ruled in a moral and spiritual way, just as much as a political way,” Patrick Bond told The Real News about Nelson Mandela’s passing.
Bond discusses Mandela’s political career, saying that he “showed the stature of someone who could forgive, on a personal level, arranged the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and also inspired the nation to do an extraordinary job of transitioning from racial apartheid to a more normal democracy.”
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