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South African Communist Party Confirms Mandela Was A Member

Saturday, December 7, 2013 11:28
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Former president Nelson Mandela was a member of the South African Communist Party’s (SACP’s) central executive committee at the time of his arrest in 1962, the SACP and the African National Congress (ANC) confirmed on Friday.

Even though it had always been denied, the ANC and the SACP confirmed that Mr Mandela had served on the party’s central executive committee in their statements paying tribute to the antiapartheid icon. There had been much debate about the issue among historians and academics.

SACP deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila on Thursday said he was a member of the party, but it was denied at the time for “political reasons[...]“ 

 
This man rubbed shoulders with some of America’s most hated enemies.  Yet he is hailed the corporate media and Obama as a global hero when in reality he was just a communist.  Which will be taken by some as something of an omen.  

 
 
Question everything. -Mort

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