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Fri December 6, 2013
In Prison With Nelson Mandela
Originally published on Tue December 17, 2013 9:58 am
Anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada spent almost 27 years in prison with Nelson Mandela on Robben Island. Earlier this year, he gave President and Michelle Obama a tour of his former prison.
Here & Now’s Robin Young spoke to Kathrada in July. Today we present an excerpt of that conversation.
- Ahmed Kathrada, South African anti-apartheid activist.