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From Prisoner to President: Mandela's Impact on the World

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We Won't Move

Residents of Sophiatown protested against the police’s forced removals. But their “We Won’t Move” campaign couldn’t stop the demolition of Sophiatown.

Photos courtesy of "Mandela: The Authorized Portrait," Andrew McMeel Publishing.



Read more: How Nelson Mandela Survived His Years in Isolated South African Jail

Mandela died Dec. 5, 2013, at age 95.