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Nelson Mandela

Following the sad news that South African leader Nelson Mandela had died, the world reacted with words of mourning and remembrance for his life and legacy.

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“Today marks the passing of one of the greatest freedom fighters history has ever known,” wrote rapper Talib Kweli. “We love you Nelson Mandela.” Talib’s 2000 album, “Train Of Thought,” opened with comedian Dave Chappelle paying homage to the South African leader.

“To recognize what NelsonMandela DID for our RIGHTS to FIGHT wrong simply means building a human bridge across EARTH,” added Public Enemy’s Chuck D.

Read more reactions below and follow the feed on Twitter HERE.

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Celebrities React To Nelson Mandela’s Death was originally published on theurbandaily.com

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