NEW YORK- Many international celebrities pay tribute to the legend Winnie Madikizela Mandela and shared their memories.
Mam’ Winnie was portrayed in many movies and TV shows based on her life and the role she played during her struggle and her life as Nelson Mandela wife.
Danny Glover who played Mandela in 1988 described Winnie Mandela as a champion of of peace, equality and justice.
— Joy Reid (@JoyAnnReid) April 2, 2018
— Rev Jesse Jackson Sr (@RevJJackson) April 2, 2018
Sending a warm embrace to the family, friends and comrades of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela,. What an amazing woman, who dealt with many struggles and remained a champion of peace, equality and justice for the people of South Africa. Rest in power!
— Danny Glover (@mrdannyglover) April 2, 2018
Rest in peace Mama Winnie. My heart is heavy right now. You lived a full and important life contributing to the liberation of a nation by force and ACTUAL ACTIVISM. You will never be forgotten. 👊🏾
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) April 2, 2018
A woman who epitomized how the power of a woman's love, intelligence and vision can change a culture. RIP Winnie Mandela ❤ pic.twitter.com/axAeS7re3u
— Viola Davis (@violadavis) April 2, 2018
— Forest Whitaker (@ForestWhitaker) April 2, 2018
Interview with #WinnieMadikizelaMandela. Listen to some of the pain she endured. As #AmbassadorAndrewYoung aptly told me today, "Winnie holds the record for suffering." I cried many times during the interview. It was tough to hear. https://t.co/CIKpwfeh85
— Felicia MabuzaSuttle (@Feliciamabuza) April 2, 2018
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