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Life of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013) was a South African political activist who spent over 20 years in prison for his opposition to the apartheid regime; he was released in 1990.…

Life of Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden is an American computer professional and former American National Security Agency subcontractor, who blew the whistle about many of his employer’s ‘unethical’ activities. The reason he gave for…

Life of Fidel Castro

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was a Cuban communist revolutionary and politician who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976…

Life of Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King Jr was one of America’s most influential civil rights activists. His passionate, but non-violent protests, helped to raise awareness of racial inequalities in America, leading to significant…