Nelson Mandela

Former Soputh African President Nelson Mandela watches Lalia Ali of USA defeating Gwendolyn O'Neil of Guyana during the WBC/WIBA Super Middleweight World Title bout between Lalia Ali and Gwendolyn O'Neil at Emperors Palace on Feb. 4, 2007 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (credit: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Cruz: Mandela’s ‘Epic Fight For Injustice’ Means ‘An Entire Nation Is Now Free’

U.S. Sens. John Conryn and Ted Cruz are hailing former South African President Nelson Mandela as a tireless fighter for freedom and justice.