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Coon Come shares memories of meeting Mandela

mandela.jpgThe former president of South Africa died on December 5th, 2013, of a lung infection. Nelson Mandela was known throughout the world as a great leader who brought his people out of Apartheid. Grand Chief Matthew Coon Come had a chance to meet with him in 2002, while he was the Grand Chief of the Assembly of First Nations. In this conversation with Christopher Herodier, Matthew Coon Come reminices about that encounter. 

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