Please upgrade your browser to make full use of twiends.   chrome   firefox   ie   safari  
Want to get more twitter followers? Click here to watch our video.
foundation activism freedom 921,227 followers
"Few things make the life of a parent more rewarding and sweet as successful children" #Madiba #FathersDay
On this day, 15 June 2002 #NelsonMandela spoke at the funeral of ANC Youth League leader Peter Mokaba…
"Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire, it has the power to unite people" #Madiba
On this day, 14 June 1983 #NelsonMandela consulted his lawyers over ‘living conditions’ at Pollsmoor Prison
"We should never forget those on whose shoulders we stand & those who paid the supreme price for freedom" #Madiba
Today, 13 June 1990 #NelsonMandela told the European Parliament (@Europarl_EN) the struggle must continue…
Today, 13 June 1980 the @UN Security Council called for #NelsonMandela’s release from prison
50 years ago: #NelsonMandela arrived on Robben Island, it was the 2nd time in that prison…
Today, 13 June 1964 #NelsonMandela & 6 comrades arrived on Robben Island, Denis Goldberg who is white was sent to Pretoria Central Prison
"There was a sigh of relief & many hurriedly left the court to convey the news to the excited throng outside" Nelson Mandela #RivoniaTrial
"The judge’s voice was barely audible as he pronounced sentence of life imprisonment & quickly left the court" Nelson Mandela #RivoniaTrial
"The sentence in the case of all the accused will be one of life imprisonment" – Judge de Wet sentencing Mandela & 7 others #RivoniaTrial
"I have decided not to impose the supreme penalty" – Judge Quartus de Wet sentencing Nelson Mandela & 7 others #RivoniaTrial
"It was a tense moment when the judge finally delivered his sentence" Nelson Mandela #RivoniaTrial
"The menacing shadow of the gallows stalked us in and outside the courtroom" Nelson Mandela #RivoniaTrial
"Man’s endeavour to obtain freedom is irrepressible" ~ Harold Hansen, Rivonia accused lawyer #RivoniaTrial
Let us give practical recognition to the injustices of the past,by building a future based on equality&social justice
50 years ago on 12 June 1964 #NelsonMandela & seven others were sentenced to life imprisonment for sabotage in the #RivoniaTrial
"Our children are the rock on which our future will be built" #NelsonMandela #LivingTheLegacy
Today, 11 June 2010 #NelsonMandela’s great-granddaughter Zenani was killed in a car accident… #RIPZenani
#Madiba's co-accused were Walter Sisulu, Ahmed Kathrada, Raymond Mhlaba, Govan Mbeki, Elias Motsoaledi, Denis Goldberg & Andrew Mlangeni
On this day, 11 June 1964 #NelsonMandela & seven others were convicted of sabotage in the Rivonia Trial
"It is through vigorous & constructive debate that together we will chart the path ahead" #Madiba #LivingTheLegacy
Today, 10 June 1962 #NelsonMandela met Ugandan Prime Minister Milton Obote on his clandestine trip to raise support for the armed struggle
The first handover of blankets by @67Blankets took place this past Saturday in support of #MandelaDay…