10 Years Ago Today: Mandela in Trafalgar Square
10 years ago today, Nelson Mandela gave this inspirational speech to 20,000 people gathered in London’s Trafalgar Square. It became a rallying cry for many of us on the journey to end extreme poverty.
Nelson Mandela’s determination to see every South African treated equally, regardless of race, was echoed by a broader belief that extreme poverty is a global injustice no-one should have to endure.
Several ONE staff were there to hear those words, and are still being driven by the impact they had. He said,