Why is Nelson Mandela considered a hero?

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Nelson is considered a hero because he stood up for anti apartheid and also fought for the liberation of his country, South Africa, from colonialism; a feat for which he was imprisoned for 27 years. He was the first president of South Africa in 1994 when South Africa became independent.
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Nelson Mandela is hero because he stopped apartheid in south Africa. he be lived that one day all the South Africa's Will sit together and live together. He risked his own life to
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Mandela served 27 years incarcerated in jail, yet he was
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Many fellow leaders ANC & Umkhonto we Sizwe were arrested, Mandela was brought to stand trial with them for plotting to overthrow the government by violence.
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