Topic: Nelson Mandela

Per-Anders Pettersson
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After Apartheid: Reflecting on South Africa 20 Years Later

Per-Anders Pettersson began documenting South Africa in 1994, when the country entered its first free elections that made Nelson Mandela its president. His book ‘Rainbow Transit’ looks back at the hopeful yet turbulent time of epic change.

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Koto Bolofo
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Robben Island: Nelson Mandela’s Prison Home

Koto Bolofo’s photographic study of the Robben Island prison that once held Nelson Mandela.

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Nelson Mandela- Photographs by David Turnley
Photo Essay

A Tribute to Nelson Mandela by Pulitzer Winner David Turnley

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Turnley spent 28 years photographing South Africa’s struggles of apartheid. Documenting the life of Nelson Mandela and his people, Turnley reflects for LightBox on his memories of Nelson Mandela on the day of his release.

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Pictures of the Week: July 12 – July 19

From the Trayvon Martin verdict and a deadly school meal poisoning in India to Mariano Rivera’s final All Star game and Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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Race leader yellow jersey holder Orica Greenedge team rider Simon Gerrans of Australia cycles past Sisters of the Consolation congregation during the 228.5 km fifth stage of the centenary Tour de France cycling race from Cagnes-Sur-Mer to Marseille
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Pictures of the Week: June 28 – July 5

From the ousting of Egypt’s Islamist President Mohammed Morsi and the tragic death of 19 firefighters in Arizona to Obama’s visit to Nelson Mandela’s former jail cell and nuns watching the centenary Tour de France, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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Kevin Frayer—AP
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Pictures of the Week: August 3 – August 10

From the battle for Aleppo and prayers in Hiroshima to the second week of the London 2012 Olympics and sheep fighting in China, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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Robert Ray—AP
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Pictures of the Week: July 13 – July 20

From America’s worst drought in 50 years and fierce fighting in Syria to the shootings in Colorado and the start of Ramadan, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

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