Watch the speech Nelson Mandela gave upon his release from prison

Nelson Mandela has died. Watch the amazing speech he gave upon his release from prison.

Humility and Quite Dignity*FREEDOM Mandela release from prison speech (full speech) - Mandela release from prison speech (full speech)

Cry Freedom: I've recently been reminded of this powerful movie, I've bought it for my teens...born after the days of apartheid.

Cry Freedom: I've recently been reminded of this powerful movie, I've bought it for my teens.born after the days of apartheid.

Come Back, Africa (1959) is the eye-opening film shot secretly in the streets of Sophiatown, South Africa. The film is not only legendary for its brave portrait of black township life under the racist apartheid regime, but it also put Miriam Makeba, AKA Mama Africa on the map. Milestone films will present a screening of Come Back Jan 27 – Feb 2 at Film Forum in New York City.

NYC: 'Come Back, Africa' (1959) Screening At Film Forum

Come Back, Africa (1959) is the eye-opening film shot secretly in the streets of Sophiatown, South Africa. The film is not only legendary for its brave portrait of black township life under the racist apartheid regime, but it also put Miriam Makeba, AKA Mama Africa on the map. Milestone films will present a screening of Come Back Jan 27 – Feb 2 at Film Forum in New York City.

During the Durban session of the Truth Commission in May the Quinn family demanded to know who the killers were because the South African government had never admitted to their attack. It has now come to light that the killers were all members of the security police's Vlakplaas Unit. The leader of the death squad in Maseru was also the commander of Vlakplaas, Eugene de Kock. This information is contained in a sworn affidavit by De Kock's right hand man at Vlakplaas, warrant officer Willie…

During the Durban session of the Truth Commission in May the Quinn family demanded to know who the killers were because the South African government had never admitted to their attack. It has now come to light that the killers were all members of the security police's Vlakplaas Unit. The leader of the death squad in Maseru was also the commander of Vlakplaas, Eugene de Kock. This information is contained in a sworn affidavit by De Kock's right hand man at Vlakplaas, warrant officer Willie…

The TRC was a piece of high political theatre, also carried out in the name of “nation building.” Short on truth and long on reconciliation, it was designed for the benefit of the elite, black and white, but not for justice. No submission to the commission is permissible as evidence in court. None of the accomplices named by De Kock have been brought to trial, much less the bureaucrats and politicians who ordered and facilitated the murders carried out by Vlakplaas operatives.

The TRC was a piece of high political theatre, also carried out in the name of “nation building.” Short on truth and long on reconciliation, it was designed for the benefit of the elite, black and white, but not for justice. No submission to the commission is permissible as evidence in court. None of the accomplices named by De Kock have been brought to trial, much less the bureaucrats and politicians who ordered and facilitated the murders carried out by Vlakplaas operatives.

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