Posts uit juli, 2018 weergeven

Black Bear Takes Dip In Family's Backyard Pool

Also bears get hot and like to dip in a pool - Ook beren krijgen het heet en willen wel even een duik nemen in een zwembad

Special: In Memory of A Man with a Big Heart - Ter Nagedachtenis van een Man met een Groot Hart

It always seems impossible until it's done.  In memory of a great man. - Het lijkt altijd onmogelijk totdat het klaar is. Ter nagedachtenis van een groot man.

Nelson Mandela Day
Today, July 18, 2018, 100 years ago a small boy was born named Rolihlahla Dalibhunga. This little African boy became a great man named Nelson Mandela and died on December 5, 2013.
Nelson Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid warrior and politician.

In a nutshell:
From 1944 Mandela was involved in the fight of the African National Congress (ANC) against the apartheid regime in South Africa. As leader of the military branch of the ANC he was arrested in 1963 and was sentenced to life imprisonment. From 1964-1982 Mandela was imprisoned on Robben Island. After 27 years of imprisonment, he was released in 1990 by order of Premier F.W. de Klerk and the ANC became legalized. Together with President F.W. de Klerk, Mandela received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993 for "their efforts for the peaceful end of the apar…