Having been on the wrong side of history …. Can’t be changed now!!
This video is called Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013) Official Trailer.
By Paddy McGuffin in Britain:
Friday 3rd January 2013
PMs glossed over issue in controversial talks
Newly released cabinet papers put paid yesterday to longstanding Tory boasts that Margaret Thatcher used her controversial courting of South Africa’s apartheid-era government to help win the release of Nelson Mandela.
Government minutes from 1984, published under the 30-year rule, show that Thatcher made little or no effort to secure Mandela‘s freedom during her first official meeting with South African prime minister PW Botha.
The documents record a summit between Thatcher and Botha, supposedly to discuss the country’s policy towards its black population.
Yet the British PM did not mention Mandela once during the official discussion.
In a report sent by adviser John Coles to Roger Bone, then private secretary to Sir…
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