November 07, 2013

On this day...November 7

On this day...
November 7, 1962 - Nelson Mandela is sentenced to five years for "incitement and leaving South Africa illegally". Mandela was identified as the "mouthpiece and mastermind" behind a call for a nati...onal strike and a founder member of the Umkhonto we Sizwe (Spear of the Nation). He was smuggled out of South Africa to speak at an African freedom conference in Addis Ababa that was hosted by H.I.M. Emperor Haile Sellassie 1st.
For more information please visit www.darcfoundation.org under History- (Mandela on HIM).

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