Why Is Nelson Mandela a Hero?

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Nelson Mandela is one of the world's most revered statesmen, who led the struggle to replace the apartheid regime of South Africa with a multi-racial democracy. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993.
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Nelson Mandela is a hero. Because of him we live in a democratic world.
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Personally, I admire him because he was imprisoned for almost 30 years--for doing the right thing--but he got out and threw himself back into life, into helping people, into forgiving
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Mandela served 27 years incarcerated in jail, yet he was
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Nelson Mandela has a rich history of fighting for human rights and dealing severely with the consequences of those actions. His face has been a part of history for decades. Naturally
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Nelson Mandela is considered to be a hero because he stood up against 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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