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When Nelson Mandela was inaugurated as President of South Africa on May 11, 1994 he made his historic "Glory and Hope" speech. The speech was so-named because of the opening line. More »

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Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) was a president of South Africa and a Nobel Peace Prize recipient. In South Africa, he is often called "Madiba," which was the name of the clan he was born into. More »

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A sample of a manuscript speech is available on TermPaper.com, which has a copy of a speech introducing Nelson Mandela at the Freedom banquet. Time.com also has a copy of a manuscript speech given by Pope Francis I befor... More »

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