Africa
5:33 pm
Sat December 7, 2013

Mandela's Young Days Marked By More Radical Activism

Originally published on Sat December 7, 2013 6:33 pm

A writer who has studied Nelson Mandela's life as a young man says the leader known for his grace and forgiveness, and for helping South Africa end apartheid while avoiding civil war, was once seen in a much different light. At one point, he even trained in guerrilla warfare.