Nelson Mandela is one of the people whose name will be remembered, like Gandhi and Dr. King, for ending injustice and social inequality in their country. It is impossible to sum up their, his, achievements, in a sentence.
Mandela, in fighting apartheid, demonstrated once again to the world that holding a belief that all people should be treated equally, and that no one race of people should enslave or mistreat another, you will ultimately prevail against all odds.
You can learn about Mandela's legacy at Newsela. You can choose to view any news article from CNN or any reputable news reporting to learn more.
I can't imagine being able to change the world in the way Mandela did, but after reading these two articles, what little thing do you think you could do, always, to make the world a better place?
One contribution, practiced by many, makes a huge difference in the world.
P.S. Just had to have you guys check this out as we are learning about accuracy and web evaluation. This is the Las Vegas Guardian reporting on Mandela's contributions.