viernes, 20 de junio de 2014

La frase del día

Education is the most powerful 

weapon which you can use to change the 


Nelson Mandela
     Nelson Mandela was a civil rights leader in South Africa. He fought against apartheid, a system where non-white citizens were segregated from whites and did not have equal rights. He would become president of South Africa.      Nelson Mandela was born on July 18, 1918 in Mvezo, South Africa. His birth name is Rolihlahla. He got the nickname Nelson from a teacher in school.    Mandela would spend 27 years in prison. His prison sentence brought international visibility to the anti-apartheid movement. He was finally released through international pressure in 1990.      After prison, Nelson  Mandela worked hard and finally,  in 1994 election. Nelson Mandela won the election and became president of South Africa.     In 2004, Mandela announced his retirement from public life, although his charitable work continued.      He died on 5 December 2013, aged 95.