"Ahmed Kathrada: Memoirs"
March 27, 2006
moderated by Andrea Wenzel, WBEZ
Ahmed Kathrada is a contemporary of Nelson Mandela's and was a co-accused in the Rivonia Trial which sentenced Mr. Mandela and the others to life imprisonment. Memoirs chronicles his life as a political activist, including his arrest, conviction, and 26 years in prison. Since his release, Kathrada has remained active in the African National Congress and served as Mandela's representative to Parliament during his tenure as President.
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