As news reports have confirmed, the great South African leader Nelson Mandela has died. Tonight on PBS, I reflect on the afternoon I spent with Nelson Mandela, Muhammad Ali and Sidney Poitier, as a young aide to Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley.
Catch a sneak peak here:
Be sure to tune in tonight to Tavis Smiley on PBS.
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