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Those who dare

Today is Nelson Mandela's
90th birthday! Let's listen to an old famous song to honor his birthday and
sacrifices for South Africa.

"Free Nelson Mandela"
is a song written by
Jerry Dammers and performed by the band "The Special A.K.A." The song was
to protest the imprisonment of Nelson Mandela by South Africa's apartheid government.


Free, Free, Free, Nelson Mandela Free Nelson Mandela Twenty-one years in captivity His shoes too small to fit his feet His body abused but his mind is still free Are you so blind that you cannot see I say Free Nelson Mandela I'm begging you Free Nelson Mandela He pleaded the causes of the ANC Only one man in a large army Are you so blind that you cannot see Are you so deaf that you cannot hear his plea Free Nelson Mandela I'm begging you Free Nelson Mandela Twenty-one years in captivity Are you so blind that you cannot see Are you so deaf that you cannot hear Are you so dumb that you cannot speak I say Free Nelso…