Mulroney, Mansbridge talk Mandela at CMHR

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Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney was at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights Monday evening along with 420 other guests. Mulroney took part in a question and answer session with former news anchor Peter Mansbridge that focused on Mulroney's efforts to end apartheid in South Africa while he was the Prime Minister of Canada from 1984 to 1993. The event coincides with the launch of the museum's exhibit entitled Mandela: Struggle for Freedom.

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Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney was at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights Monday evening along with 420 other guests. Mulroney took part in a question and answer session with former news anchor Peter Mansbridge that focused on Mulroney’s efforts to end apartheid in South Africa while he was the Prime Minister of Canada from 1984 to 1993. The event coincides with the launch of the museum’s exhibit entitled Mandela: Struggle for Freedom.

MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS A gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Sibongiseni Dlamini-Mntambo, South African High Commissioner, speaks at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney mingles before a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS President-elect of the Black Women's Congress of Manitoba Kenny Daodu speaks at the event.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS NAfro dancers at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney watches NAfro dancing at the gala.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Casimiro Nhussi, artistic director of NAfro Dance Productions, drums at the gala.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS NAfro dancers at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney speaks with Peter Mansbridge at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney takes part in a Q&A session with former news anchor Peter Mansbridge at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney takes part in a Q&A session with former news anchor Peter Mansbridge at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney takes part in a Q&A session with former news anchor Peter Mansbridge at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney takes part in a Q&A session with former news anchor Peter Mansbridge at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney takes part in a Q&A session with former news anchor Peter Mansbridge at a gala celebrating the opening of the Mandela exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney takes a look at the Mandela exhibit (where pictures and excerpts from his own speech was used) after attending a gala celebrating the opening of the exhibition at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg on Monday.
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