December 9, 2013

The Downside of Mandela's Legacy

Eve Fairbanks, The New Republic

The Associated Press

The morning after Nelson Mandela died I spent a couple of hours standing along a police line dividing his Johannesburg house from the public mourning that had formed outside. Ordinary people and reporters pressed up against the line, gawking at the family and luminaries coming and going from the house.

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