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Calgary Sun
First Nations urges Royals to push governments for reconciliationto make an even stronger plea. John said the status quo hasn’t served indigeno
First Nations urges Royals to push governments for reconciliation
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 minutes ago
to make an even stronger plea. John said the status quo hasn’t served indigenous peoples well as he noted the Truth and Reconciliation Commission has determined there was cultural genocide against his people. “The current Crown approaches of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Warlords Enjoy Culture of Impunityon," he said. Blaye is said to be the only former ex-fighter who showed commis
Warlords Enjoy Culture of Impunity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
on," he said. Blaye is said to be the only former ex-fighter who showed commiseration and remorse during the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) public hearings for his actions in the civil war. He confessed to being responsible for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Massacre At a Stadium - Guinea Confronts Its Pastup and let it all out. Otherwise, it will do damage from the inside," she refle
Massacre At a Stadium - Guinea Confronts Its Past
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
up and let it all out. Otherwise, it will do damage from the inside," she reflects. "What Guinea really needs is an actual reconciliation commission that will guarantee the rights of the victims to truth, justice and reparation, as well as the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dire academic consequences if classes don't resume next week - UCTor expelled following the Fees Must Fall protests. They also called for the un
Dire academic consequences if classes don't resume next week - UCT
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 hours ago
or expelled following the Fees Must Fall protests. They also called for the university to institute a Shackville truth and reconciliation commission (TRC) within this year. This after students in February erected a shack on upper campus as a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Minister Mahlobo has full confidence in new spy chiefas he joined the joined the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) in 1995 and work
Minister Mahlobo has full confidence in new spy chief
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 hours ago
as he joined the joined the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) in 1995 and worked as an investigator at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. He was seen as loyal to former President Thabo Mbeki. When he left the NIA in 2010 it was seen as... Read more
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Salon.com
The American solution: Arresting people is the U.S. take on justiceaccountability and make amends. The most famous of such experiments has undoub
The American solution: Arresting people is the U.S. take on justice
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
accountability and make amends. The most famous of such experiments has undoubtedly been South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission. From 1948 to 1994, South Africa operated under the official policy of apartheid, the legal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fees Won't Go Up for Some, So Why the Protests?struggle. Students want outsourcing to stop, and a minimum salary of R12 500 a
Fees Won't Go Up for Some, So Why the Protests?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
struggle. Students want outsourcing to stop, and a minimum salary of R12 500 a month for workers; - UCT wants a Truth and Reconciliation Commission to discuss problems at the institution; - The fees commission is only focusing on money, not the... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
"There Ought to be a Law...." Why Prison is the American Way1994, after Mandela had become president and the crimes of that country’s white
"There Ought to be a Law...." Why Prison is the American Way
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
1994, after Mandela had become president and the crimes of that country’s white regime were at an end, that Truth and Reconciliation Commission was established to confront the country’s history of apartheid atrocities. Behind that process was... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fees won't go up for some, so why the protests?struggle. Students want outsourcing to stop, and a minimum salary of R12 500 a
Fees won't go up for some, so why the protests?
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
struggle. Students want outsourcing to stop, and a minimum salary of R12 500 a month for workers; - UCT wants a Truth and Reconciliation Commission to discuss problems at the institution; - The fees commission is only focusing on money, not the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Revolt against Mbeki changed ANC’s coursewe see. As a result, all subsequent projects aimed at nation building and soci
Revolt against Mbeki changed ANC’s course
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
we see. As a result, all subsequent projects aimed at nation building and social cohesion, including the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, the rainbow nation, BEE, employment equity, were doomed to fail from the outset. It has not been... Read more
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The Sault Star
A question of balanceinterpreted this as an act of genocide similar to the residential school system
A question of balance
The Sault Star / Posted 4 days ago
interpreted this as an act of genocide similar to the residential school system. “If you look back at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), what they are doing is trying to lay a blueprint of reclamation, not to reconcile but take... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rhymefest: Mayor's crime plan 'too heavy on enforcement,' offers own ideaget help, and allow the gang members and the community members to tell their st
Rhymefest: Mayor's crime plan 'too heavy on enforcement,' offers own idea
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
get help, and allow the gang members and the community members to tell their stories," he said. South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission was headed by Archbishop Desmond Tutu and, crucially, had the power to grant amnesty to those who... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
All Saints Parish responds to Call to Actionto help improve the rights and freedoms of Aboriginals, both locally and nation
All Saints Parish responds to Call to Action
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 4 days ago
to help improve the rights and freedoms of Aboriginals, both locally and nationally. And when she read that the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Call to Action report included how churches can get involved, it just made sense that... Read more
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BC Local News
All Saints Parish responds to Call to Actionto help improve the rights and freedoms of Aboriginals, both locally and nation
All Saints Parish responds to Call to Action
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
to help improve the rights and freedoms of Aboriginals, both locally and nationally. And when she read that the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Call to Action report included how churches can get involved, it just made sense that... Read more
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Hamilton News
Healing the scars left by residential schoolsofficially apologized to the victims of these schools, and it was not until 201
Healing the scars left by residential schools
Hamilton News / Posted 4 days ago
officially apologized to the victims of these schools, and it was not until 2015 that the government-appointed Truth and Reconciliation Commission officially referred to the residential school system as "cultural genocide." The impact of the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Spain: Searching for Garcia Lorca(disremembering), meaning the government would not stir up memories of the civi
Spain: Searching for Garcia Lorca
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
(disremembering), meaning the government would not stir up memories of the civil war, whether through a truth and reconciliation commission or through commemorative events. In the past decade, however, a number of "historical memory"... Read more
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CBC.ca
Prince William, Kate in Canada: More than just photo opsvisits, and something that is a focus of the federal government particularly in
Prince William, Kate in Canada: More than just photo ops
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
visits, and something that is a focus of the federal government particularly in the wake of the findings of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge greet Aboriginal dancers in Yellowknife, N.W.T., on July 5,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Truth Commission Proposed for Genocide Victimsmostly Ndebele-speaking, to be brought to book. Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF)
Truth Commission Proposed for Genocide Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
mostly Ndebele-speaking, to be brought to book. Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) said this could be done through a truth and reconciliation commission to probe the killings in the early 1980s. ZimPF spokesman Methuseli Moyo said while President... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Toronto schools are starting each day with a First Nations lessonthe enduring presence of aboriginal peoples on this land.” The move by the TDS
Toronto schools are starting each day with a First Nations lesson
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the enduring presence of aboriginal peoples on this land.” The move by the TDSB is partly in response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission report last year that recommended students be taught about the history of First Nations, Métis and... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Ancient Wisdoms for Modern Times – my meeting with Dominique (T8aminik) Rankin, Grand Chief of the AlgonquinMany of our parents could not read French.” Photo: Dominique (T8aminik) Rankin
Ancient Wisdoms for Modern Times – my meeting with Dominique (T8aminik) Rankin, Grand Chief of the Algonquin
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
Many of our parents could not read French.” Photo: Dominique (T8aminik) Rankin and the author In 2015, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada admitted that the residential school system did tremendous harm to indigenous children by... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Top court’s bilingual rule a barrier to indigenous judges: Sinclair, Bellegardecandidates due to its “functionally bilingual” requirement. Sen. Murray Sincla
Top court’s bilingual rule a barrier to indigenous judges: Sinclair, Bellegarde
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
candidates due to its “functionally bilingual” requirement. Sen. Murray Sinclair, former chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and Perry Bellegarde, national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, told The Canadian Press an... Read more
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CTV News
Supreme Court selection process unfair: Sinclair, Bellegardefor indigenous candidates because of its bilingualism requirement. Sen. Murray
Supreme Court selection process unfair: Sinclair, Bellegarde
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
for indigenous candidates because of its bilingualism requirement. Sen. Murray Sinclair, former chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and Perry Bellegarde, national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, tell The Canadian Press an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fees Must Fall Students Say No to UCT Parliament Picketor expelled following the Fees Must Fall protests. They also called for the un
Fees Must Fall Students Say No to UCT Parliament Picket
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
or expelled following the Fees Must Fall protests. They also called for the university to institute a Shackville truth and reconciliation commission (TRC) within this year. In February, students erected a shack on upper campus as a symbol of the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fees Must Fall students say no to UCT Parliament picketor expelled following the Fees Must Fall protests. They also called for the un
Fees Must Fall students say no to UCT Parliament picket
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
or expelled following the Fees Must Fall protests. They also called for the university to institute a Shackville truth and reconciliation commission (TRC) within this year. In February, students erected a shack on upper campus as a symbol of the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Because it's 2016: Views on diversity changing fastmaterial on the human rights of transgender people. Aboriginal issues In its
Because it's 2016: Views on diversity changing fast
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
material on the human rights of transgender people. Aboriginal issues In its final report the Canadian Truth and Reconciliation Commission included a call for the corporate sector to adopt the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Marks International Peace Daythe Peace Tree at the premises. In his opening remarks, Fidele Ndayisaba, the
Rwanda Marks International Peace Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the Peace Tree at the premises. In his opening remarks, Fidele Ndayisaba, the Executive Secretary of National Unity and Reconciliation Commission, said Rwandans have a special testimony regarding peace and its value, considering the 1994... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Challenged to Engage in Peace-Buildingfor Education, Culture and Sports, and President's office, One-UN representativ
Youth Challenged to Engage in Peace-Building
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
for Education, Culture and Sports, and President's office, One-UN representative, MPs, officials from National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC), and other peace actors. Venantia Tugireyezu, the minister in the Office of the President,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Native health action plan released in Sudburycultural competency safety training for LHIN staff, board members and LHIN-fund
Native health action plan released in Sudbury
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
cultural competency safety training for LHIN staff, board members and LHIN-funded health service providers. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission released its final report last winter on the history and legacy of Canada's residential school... Read more
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CTV News
Canada can do 'better job' for First Nations kids, says Trudeauwould review the tribunal's latest compliance order. Sen. Murray Sinclair -- t
Canada can do 'better job' for First Nations kids, says Trudeau
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
would review the tribunal's latest compliance order. Sen. Murray Sinclair -- the former chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which examined the legacy of Canada's residential school system -- urged the government this week... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Apartheid Haunts a New Generation of South Africansa liberation-movement-turned-political party, also sought reconciliation for ap
How Apartheid Haunts a New Generation of South Africans
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
a liberation-movement-turned-political party, also sought reconciliation for apartheid-era crimes through the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The ANC’s leaders agreed that while political power through the ballot would be granted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#FeesMustFall - Many Questions, Lots of Anger, and Fires to Fightneed a wider conversation so that we can find each other. At UCT, for instance,
#FeesMustFall - Many Questions, Lots of Anger, and Fires to Fight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
need a wider conversation so that we can find each other. At UCT, for instance, there's been a call for a Truth and Reconciliation Commission mediated by people from outside the institution, giving students a chance to air their grievances... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Canada must act now to fund First Nation children at the same level as all Canadian children, Ontario regional chiefgenerations.” The federal and provincial government must act now upon the firs
Canada must act now to fund First Nation children at the same level as all Canadian children, Ontario regional chief
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
generations.” The federal and provincial government must act now upon the first five recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, specifically “providing adequate resources to enable aboriginal communities and child-welfare... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UCT Extends Suspension of Activities As Student Protest Growssuspended, interdicted or expelled following protests against fee increases. T
UCT Extends Suspension of Activities As Student Protest Grows
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
suspended, interdicted or expelled following protests against fee increases. They also demand a "Shackville" truth and reconciliation commission to be held within the year. In February students erected a shack on UCT's upper campus as a symbol... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UCT extends suspension of activities as student protest growssuspended, interdicted or expelled following protests against fee increases. T
UCT extends suspension of activities as student protest grows
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
suspended, interdicted or expelled following protests against fee increases. They also demand a "Shackville" truth and reconciliation commission to be held within the year. In February students erected a shack on UCT's upper campus as a symbol... Read more
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Eye Witness News
University fees in SA: many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fightneed a wider conversation so that we can find each other. At UCT, for instance,
University fees in SA: many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fight
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
need a wider conversation so that we can find each other. At UCT, for instance, there’s been a call for a Truth and Reconciliation Commission mediated by people from outside the institution, giving students a chance to air their grievances... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
#Fees2017: Many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fightneed a wider conversation so that we can find each other. At UCT, for instance,
#Fees2017: Many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fight
Mail & Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
need a wider conversation so that we can find each other. At UCT, for instance, there’s been a call for a Truth and Reconciliation Commission mediated by people from outside the institution, giving students a chance to air their grievances... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
International Day of Peace to Focus on YouthDay of Peace with the main focus on the role of youth in peace building process
International Day of Peace to Focus on Youth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Day of Peace with the main focus on the role of youth in peace building processes, according to the National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC). It will be celebrated under the theme, "Building Blocks for Peace: The Role of the Youth... Read more
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BC Local News
Witness Blanket returns to Victoriahis Kwagliuth culture, Newman was called upon to create a commemorative nationa
Witness Blanket returns to Victoria
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
his Kwagliuth culture, Newman was called upon to create a commemorative national monument to mark the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission — established by the federal government in 2008 with a five-year mandate of informing all Canadians... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Tertiary education, like healthcare, should be free - UCT studentor expelled following protests against fee increases. They repeated a previous
Tertiary education, like healthcare, should be free - UCT student
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
or expelled following protests against fee increases. They repeated a previous demand for a “Shackville” Truth and Reconciliation Commission to be held within the year. In February, students erected a shack on UCT’s upper campus, as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Five #FeesMustFall Activists On the Future of the MovementCommission is going to do anything, like every other commission that has ever b
Five #FeesMustFall Activists On the Future of the Movement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Commission is going to do anything, like every other commission that has ever been set up by the government. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission did not do anything, the Marikana Commission didn't do much either. It was just about quelling the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Calm restored at Cape universities after week of proteststhis year”. Student leader and SRC candidate Sinawo Thambo said they were meet
Calm restored at Cape universities after week of protests
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
this year”. Student leader and SRC candidate Sinawo Thambo said they were meeting to discuss details of a Truth and Reconciliation Commission-type of process at the university. Students were not happy with the disciplinary processes and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sleepless in Chisipiteto show we can do politics and do peace. “Look what happened in South Africa.
Sleepless in Chisipite
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
to show we can do politics and do peace. “Look what happened in South Africa. They told their story of it (the Truth and Reconciliation Commission) and it stopped. “It will not come out again because people will know about it.” Her late husband... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospitalplayed a key role in South Africa's transition from the apartheid era, includin
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospital
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 10 days ago
played a key role in South Africa's transition from the apartheid era, including serving as chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at the direction of then-President Nelson Mandela. Copyright 2016 Cable News Network/Turner... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospitalTutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospital
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
Tutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South Africa's transition from the apartheid era, including serving as chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at the direction of then-President Nelson M... Read more
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iol.co.za
'A horrified 21-old white girl'trial. Many years later, 12 or 13 in fact, I will hang my head when I hear Chr
'A horrified 21-old white girl'
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
trial. Many years later, 12 or 13 in fact, I will hang my head when I hear Chris Mbekela’s submission to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission: “This incident took place at 12 midnight. And if I'm not mistaken, the following day Miseka was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Want a #Shackville TRC - UCT Studentswere sometimes called onto campus. The group said on Thursday they would not s
We Want a #Shackville TRC - UCT Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
were sometimes called onto campus. The group said on Thursday they would not stop protesting until a #Shackville truth and reconciliation commission was established. This was apparently to push the university to take a consistent position on what... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospitalTutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospital
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 10 days ago
Tutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South Africa’s transition from the apartheid era, including serving as chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at the direction of then-President Nelson M... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospitalTutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospital
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
Tutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South Africa's transition from the apartheid era, including serving as chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at the direction of then-President Nelson M... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospitalTutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospital
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 10 days ago
Tutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South Africa's transition from the apartheid era, including serving as chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at the direction of then-President Nelson M... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospitalTutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South
Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in South African hospital
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 10 days ago
Tutu Peace Foundation and other organizations. Tutu played a key role in South Africa's transition from the apartheid era, including serving as chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission at the direction of then-President Nelson M... Read more
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