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NelsonMandela @NelsonMandela Houghton, South Africa

The Nelson Mandela Foundation contributes to a just society by promoting the values, vision and work of our Founder #LivingTheLegacy Follows /RTs ≠ Endorsements

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#NelsonMandela was imprisoned on Robben Island for 18 years for his role in the struggle against the unjust system… https://t.co/eAZXNS6ImG"In real life we deal, not with gods, but with ordinary humans like ourselves: men & women who are full of contradi… https://t.co/L4oR8JTcu0The 2018 @KayaFM Legacy Walk was so much fun for the whole family, we’re doing it again on the 12th of October in M… https://t.co/bWZM8vQFBbAre you looking for something specific that #Madiba said or wrote? Explore an extensive archive of #NelsonMandelahttps://t.co/MF8XTeHBCgAll around the world so many people suffer from poverty, hunger, homelessness, disease & deprivation. Together we… https://t.co/0k4aA39Pno"We slaughter one another in our words & attitudes. We slaughter one another in the stereotypes & mistrust that lin… https://t.co/quw2tq1irjOn this day, 18 September 1998 #NelsonMandela received an Honorary Doctorate from Harvard University https://t.co/jB6Dvo7BQO
9/18
2019
Media statement: Justice Lamont ruling on Roets contempt of court https://t.co/yKoWBnevtFAre you looking for the correct wording of a quote from #NelsonMandela? You can have access to 2000+ of #Madiba's… https://t.co/1NaEVw21ld"Whatever the time it will take, we will not tire. The very fact that racism degrades both the perpetrator and the… https://t.co/8T2tZzn7SWNo matter how small the action we all have an ability & a responsibility to help change our world for the better fo… https://t.co/JyzQe0IKww“In this world of such abundance, surely we can find the means to assure that no child will go hungry, no pregnant… https://t.co/yzUFNPARBV
9/17
2019
Media Statement: Roets judgment tomorrow https://t.co/Dp3A6OctcH #MoreThanAFlag https://t.co/XZeN4gNX4R"Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world" #NelsonMandela #Education https://t.co/G8XLK3wYmMAre you looking for something specific that #Madiba said or wrote? Explore an extensive archive of #NelsonMandela's… https://t.co/UulsPYdEaONo matter how small the action we all have an ability & a responsibility to help change our world for the better fo… https://t.co/B418Y5fwVj"Be ever vigilant, hold governments accountable, struggle for peace and justice. Do not let up for a moment for the… https://t.co/TqE9IhodpwOn this day, 16 September 1994 #NelsonMandela addressed the Bloemfontein Attorneys Association… https://t.co/FN3BHyz2sW
9/16
2019
"It may well be that the days when nations will turn mighty armies into powerful peace movements & deadly weapons i… https://t.co/fjTemkQHIsAre you looking for the correct wording of a quote from #NelsonMandela? You can have access to 2000+ of #Madiba's… https://t.co/SWxzFBby2N#NelsonMandela lived his life by 3 principles: free yourself, free others, serve every day. Now the baton of lead… https://t.co/Xa7cSaEnz3"One of the most difficult things is not to change society – but to change yourself" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/HuhiHTOM3FOn this day, 15 September 1979 #NelsonMandela was visited on Robben Island Prison by Acting Chief Bambilanga Mtirar… https://t.co/CMrWFKps5v
9/15
2019
The Nelson Mandela Foundation would like to congratulate it's legal team @RCAttorney's  recognised at the 2019… https://t.co/mrkrs2m686"Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice. It is the protection of a fundamental hum… https://t.co/ZlpB6E8hscAre you interested in the Life & Times of #NelsonMandela? You can view #Madiba's detailed biography and various tim… https://t.co/I6T11xc0yqNo matter how small the action we all have an ability & a responsibility to help change our world for the better fo… https://t.co/iwniQ1K1qq"It is never my custom to use words lightly. If twenty-seven years in prison have done anything to us, it was to us… https://t.co/eG6dmiBPgQOn this day, 14 September 1995 #NelsonMandela was granted the Freedom of the Eastern Cape Town of Uitenhage… https://t.co/XlkAoZ7tvTOn this day, 14 September 1991 #NelsonMandela signed the National Peace Accord https://t.co/BOcT9EG9sk https://t.co/NIiah71b1C
9/14
2019
Are you looking for the correct wording of a quote from #NelsonMandela? You can have access to 2000+ of #Madiba's… https://t.co/7KeLdtnzcFThank you for sharing #NelsonMandela's legacy. Let us safeguard & advance his legacy by changing our world for the… https://t.co/amJBYqGSwnThere are many traits that define #NelsonMandela's character & people relate to him for a variety of reasons. The… https://t.co/LNtkUMan9Q"We must be honest & open about the power relationships between men & women in our society, & we must help build a… https://t.co/KmHUj6IldCUkuthunuka https://t.co/y1M92MikLt #MoreThanAFlag https://t.co/gWmdvdQbDk#NelsonMandela lived his life by 3 principles: free yourself, free others, serve every day. Now the baton of lead… https://t.co/de0TLZQS57"There are good men & women in any community & in all political parties or persuasions. It is when those men & wome… https://t.co/bNv5yMfmVHOn this day, 13 September 1984 #NelsonMandela underwent a kidney procedure at Woodstock Hospital and returned to pr… https://t.co/n6Y3IoCVPz
9/13
2019
South Africa is Still Possible https://t.co/fOSA2U28jh https://t.co/oA2Od6o8Rs"You have to carefully choose the opportunity and make sure that history would be on your side." #NelsonMandela https://t.co/VNNhfOkDBvEach & everyone of us has the ability & the responsibility to start changing the world for the better for all who l… https://t.co/kVOTTHTVTf"Great anger and violence can never build a nation" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/yNdf5WFiUNOn this day, 12 September 1977 we remember Steve Bantu Biko who died at the hands of apartheid state operatives… https://t.co/LwOHhOaDmh
9/12
2019
Are you a change-maker committed to fighting inequality? Do you want to learn from scholars, innovators, activists… https://t.co/1JjJm7c1CT"I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say. Part of being optimistic… https://t.co/PMPZHuSmkyAt the launch of Kaya Legacy Walk & Run, Nelson Mandela Foundation Chief Executive, Sello Hatang called on the publ… https://t.co/WppjASyMo2No matter how small the action we all have an ability & a responsibility to help change our world for the better fo… https://t.co/kSR3JspjGC"Let tolerance for one another’s views create the peaceful conditions which give space for the best in all of us to… https://t.co/I1zU47LLCtOn this day, 11 September 1998 #NelsonMandela received an Honorary Degree from the University of Mauritius… https://t.co/HhoetYQ6LROn this day, 11 September 1989 #NelsonMandela asked for Walter Sisulu, Ahmed Kathrada, Raymond Mhlaba, Andrew Mlang… https://t.co/ExfgOdcrUP
9/11
2019
Are you looking for the correct wording of a quote from #NelsonMandela? You can have access to 2000+ of #Madiba's a… https://t.co/WZOlcoh7IYAll around the world so many people suffer from poverty, hunger, homelessness, disease & deprivation. Together we n… https://t.co/6K9tOblRUHThere are many traits that define Nelson Mandela's character & people relate to him for a variety of reasons. The… https://t.co/pjDJvuFn69The #NelsonMandela Foundation transforms it’s temporary exhibition space to showcase the breathtaking work of Vusi… https://t.co/ejtQWcVXCI"If we want to be the caring society we thought we were striving for during our fight against the iniquities of apa… https://t.co/BjYpOfuODJOn this day, 10 September 2009 #NelsonMandela urged children to read https://t.co/Y1EkYaXNf8 https://t.co/HGLje1t1Ip
9/10
2019
"Let us remind ourselves that it is ordinary people – men and women, boys and girls – that make the world a special… https://t.co/HwSf8zpRPFAre you a change-maker committed to fighting inequality? Do you want to learn from scholars, innovators, activists… https://t.co/BDdgDe9HEeNo matter how small the action we all have an ability & a responsibility to help change our world for the better fo… https://t.co/paqasCQ13d"Bridge the chasm, use tolerance and compassion, be inclusive not exclusive, build dignity and pride, encourage fre… https://t.co/gXdukBjKXkOn this day, 9 September 1967 #NelsonMandela saw his mother, Nonqaphi Nosekeni, for the last time when she visited… https://t.co/jIZ4aix9o5
9/9
2019
The Untimely Passing of Chester Williams https://t.co/Nm86lWzMxW #RIPChesterWilliams https://t.co/AaUd06TXgi#NelsonMandela was imprisoned on Robben Island for 18 years for his role in the struggle against the unjust system… https://t.co/wzcEzYnBjh#NelsonMandela lived his life by 3 principles: free yourself, free others, serve every day. Now the baton of lead… https://t.co/gxKYhcrdoo"For every woman & girl violently attacked, we reduce our humanity. For every woman forced into unprotected sex bec… https://t.co/jEaV5YAGGLOn this day, 8 September 1990 #NelsonMandela told the OAU he was prepared to do everything to create an atmosphere… https://t.co/YQGh1oXO1K
9/8
2019
"No longer are we allowed to put the national question above gender issues; in fact, we are no longer allowed to th… https://t.co/MWUgZDQNCKAre you looking for something specific that #Madiba said or wrote? Explore an extensive archive of #NelsonMandela's… https://t.co/nkUBo3BYdsAre you looking for the correct wording of a quote from #NelsonMandela? You can have access to 2000+ of #Madiba's a… https://t.co/qMrvIscerP"I learned that to humiliate another person is to make him suffer an unnecessarily cruel fate. Even as a boy, I def… https://t.co/CgSZJLAri8All around the world so many people suffer from poverty, hunger, homelessness, disease & deprivation. Together we… https://t.co/kbyP8iytwQ
9/7
2019
"Our children are our future and one of our most basic responsibilities is to care for them in the best & most comp… https://t.co/pah11fBDDWAre you a change-maker committed to fighting inequality? Do you want to learn from scholars, innovators, activists… https://t.co/7VHFTyWZW9The #NelsonMandela Foundation Reflects on the Death of Former President Robert Mugabe https://t.co/pbOwgISoPIhttps://t.co/tKgxULpiR7No matter how small the action we all have an ability & a responsibility to help change our world for the better fo… https://t.co/VnxVJcSLPd"We need a fundamental change of mindset with regards to the way we speak&behave about sex & sexuality. Boys&men ha… https://t.co/znCFA0oQyOOn this day, 6 September 1991 #NelsonMandela received an Honorary LLD from the University of the Witwatersrand… https://t.co/7Uoaua0S1Y
9/6
2019
There are many traits that define #NelsonMandela's character & people relate to him for a variety of reasons. The… https://t.co/yHM9aiGHKN"Human beings will always be able to find arguments for confrontation & no compromise. We humans are, however, the… https://t.co/ERxaVHMpBHAre you looking for the correct wording of a quote from #NelsonMandela? You can have access to 2000+ of #Madiba's… https://t.co/2MTqd2kdgQ"Too many women continue to bear the brunt of social and economic deprivation, in the rural as well as urban areas.… https://t.co/OcguG9xzbo#NelsonMandela lived his life by 3 principles: free yourself, free others, serve every day. Now the baton of lead… https://t.co/OiyxZdtEpH
9/5
2019
"We will have to travel a difficult road before we can truly unite the majority of our people, without regard to ra… https://t.co/zcuy0Go9j1More response from Foundation Chief Executive @SelloHatang #MoreThanAFlag https://t.co/KIndv13bv1In the Matter of the Foundation v Ernst Roets and AfriForum on Roets and AfriForum’s contempt of court for sharing… https://t.co/zAetAD695xAre you interested in the Life & Times of #NelsonMandela? You can view #Madiba's detailed biography and various t… https://t.co/cxzjgrFxDvThe #NelsonMandela Foundation's legal team is now in Court 9E at the Johannesburg, North Gauteng High Court… https://t.co/UD3SBjZSdWRoets' contempt of court hearing will take place today, Wednesday the 4th of September 2019 at 10h00 at Court 9E… https://t.co/zToR56H5r9"We cannot blame other people for our troubles. We are not victims of the influx of foreign people into South Afric… https://t.co/lC774fzdyeOn this day, 4 September 1984 #NelsonMandela was visited at Pollsmoor Prison by a delegation of the International C… https://t.co/QCvRDL5ClG
9/4
2019
"It is so easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/5REBmD7HQiRoets' contempt of court hearing has been postponed to Wednesday the 4th of September at 09h00 #MoreThanAFlag https://t.co/zdqxfoTtHmAll around the world so many people suffer from poverty, hunger, homelessness, disease & deprivation. Together we… https://t.co/fsMXJJYoqg"No form of violence can ever be excused in a society that wishes to call itself decent" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/prJovTBS4g
9/3
2019
Bring your South African flags and defend democracy! #MoreThanAFlag https://t.co/otJmH4i38RSupport the defence of democracy and the rule of law. Ernst Roets’ contempt of court hearing will be heard on Tuesd… https://t.co/vruuuOA0SYBring your South African flags and defend democracy! #MoreThanAFlag https://t.co/nzYVjienMLDefend the rule of law. Support human dignity and constitutionalism. Ernst Roets’ contempt of court hearing will be… https://t.co/aaUkfIcmfhBring your South African flags and defend democracy! #MoreThanAFlag https://t.co/0qomD2jw7qThe Nelson Mandela Foundation invites you to come support the constitution against attacks on the rule of law. Erns… https://t.co/N5EygwlvSS
9/2
2019

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