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Will the real Mandela please stand up?

25 June 2012, 12:30

What some people find amazing about Nelson Mandela is how much the World chooses to know about him post 1994 and how very little the world's media chooses not to know about his past before 1994. Is Mandela little more than a media myth who has a lot to answer for? The ANC's past is well hidden away by the brainwashed and selective liberal Western Media is it not?

Given what you see nowadays in South Africa by an ANC Government,are we to believe that this is the real ANC at at work? Is this the true reflection of the "real Nelson Mandela" at work? Or should we separate the ANC's corruption,incompetence,racketeering,nepotism,bribery,fraud,bankruptcy etc from the great Nelson Mandela?

    Quick question: Why has the ANC been re-invented to look like respectable politicians by the media since 1994?
    Over the years were the media were telling people "the honest truth" about Mr Mandela and his ANC organization? Was it in their best interest to tell their stories so as to sell their articles in the press or on television? Has the media conveniently made up things for the sake of news or has become rather more difficult than what it used to be now that Mr Mandela has retired from public life?
  Some jokingly say that Nelson Mandela is the living proof that prison life does indeed work. With 18 years on Robben Island prison he managed to completely rehabilitated himself and become a President of a new South Africa. Is Mandela then just a made up statesman,someone that knows what and how to speak when in and around white people from all walks of life? The ANC itself has always been seen in the West as a toxic organization,right from the word go as the ANC's interest has always been towards "their own people" as they put it or meaning black South Africans at large.AA and BEE ring a bell?

    In 2008,former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice took Nelson Mandela of their terrorist watch list,after vigorous urging by her at the State Department. Just a couple of weeks ago though a news article came out saying how America is considering using the ANC to negotiate with Iran about hoping this would persuade Iran to abandon its nuclear program. America considers Iran to be a terrorist country so why would they asked the ANC to negotiate with Iran, when the ANC haven't had any success doing anything of the sort since the year 2000? Is it because America knows that the two of them know how to talk to each another and have a lot in common?
    What were the charges that were made against Mandela exactly under Apartheid Rule? Here goes:

  • One count under the South African Suppression of Communism Act No. 44 of 1950, charging that the accused committed acts calculated to further the achievement of the objective of communism;
• One count of contravening the South African Criminal Law Act (1953), which prohibits any person from soliciting or receiving any money or articles for the purpose of achieving organized defiance of laws and country;
• Two counts of sabotage, committing or aiding or procuring the commission of the following acts and,
1) The further recruitment of persons for instruction and training, both within and outside the Republic of South Africa, in:
(a) the preparation, manufacture and use of explosives—for the purpose of committing acts of violence and destruction in the aforesaid Republic, (the preparation and manufacture of explosives, according to evidence submitted, included 210,000 hand grenades, 48,000 anti-personnel mines, 1,500 time devices, 144 tons of ammonium nitrate, 21.6 tons of aluminium powder and a ton of black powder);
(b) the art of warfare, including guerrilla warfare, and military training generally for the purpose in the aforesaid Republic;
(ii) Further acts of violence and destruction, (this includes 193 counts of terrorism committed between 1961 and 1963);
(iii) Acts of guerrilla warfare in the aforesaid Republic;
(iv) Acts of assistance to military units of foreign countries when involving the aforesaid Republic;
(v) Acts of participation in a violent revolution in the aforesaid Republic, whereby the accused, injured, damaged, destroyed, rendered useless or unserviceable, put out of action, obstructed, with or endangered:

(a) the health or safety of the public;
(b) the maintenance of law and order;
(c) the supply and distribution of light, power or fuel;
(d) postal, telephone or telegraph installations;
(e) the free movement of traffic on land; and
(f) the property, movable or immovable, of other persons or of the state.

  Mandela and his ANC party has gone on record saying "that there is no crime problem in South Africa". President PW Botha in 1985 offered to free Mr Mandela if he denounces violence. What PW being funning when saying that? Well lets see the situation in South Africa since the ANC came to power:     1.Rape in South Africa occurs every 17 seconds under ANC rule.   2.3000 white farmers murdered thus far.   3.70,000 babies being raped by black men.   4.300,000 people murdered across the country.   5.78 murders in a single day at one time.     Criminal paradise? Will the real Mr Mandela please stand up and explain his current stance on violence?

2.The State vs. Nelson Mandela, Supreme Court of South Africa, Transvaal Provincial Division, 1963-1964, Indictment.
3.BBC News. › Politics and Other Controversies.

5.The National Interest-Eliot Pence.
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