Nelson Mandela http://wmub.org en Dr. Maya Angelou's new book about Nelson Mandela http://wmub.org/post/dr-maya-angelous-new-book-about-nelson-mandela <p><strong><a href="http://mayaangelou.com/">Dr. Maya Angelou</a></strong> speaks by phone with our Barbara Gray about the late <strong>Nelson Mandela</strong>, her history with him, and her new book about this iconic world leader, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/His-Day-Is-Done-Mandela/dp/0812997018/ref=sr_1_6?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1391091727&amp;sr=8-6&amp;keywords=maya+angelou"><strong>His Day is Done: A Nelson Mandela Tribute</strong>.</a></p><p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 05:00:35 +0000 Barbara Gray 22758 at http://wmub.org Dr. Maya Angelou's new book about Nelson Mandela Freedom Center celebrates Nelson Mandela http://wmub.org/post/freedom-center-celebrates-nelson-mandela <p></p><p>Though former South Africa President Nelson Mandela remains in a Pretoria, SA hospital, the world is celebrating his 95th birthday.</p><p>The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is marking the occasion by continuing its "<a href="http://freedomcenter.org/6words4mandela" target="_blank">Six Words for Mandela</a>" campaign. Guests are invited to leave words of thanks and well wishes for the man known as "Madiba." The cards will eventually be sent to Mandela's family.</p><p>You can also send messages on social media using the hashtag #6Words4Mandela.</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 16:03:43 +0000 Tana Weingartner 15107 at http://wmub.org Freedom Center celebrates Nelson Mandela