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# desmond-tutu - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Tributes paid at funeral as South Africa bids farewell to Desmond Tutu
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# Desmond Tutu

Tributes paid at funeral as South Africa bids farewell to Desmond Tutu

Jan 1st 2022, 3:20 PM 10,792 Views 4 Comments

Archbishop Tutu died on St Stephen’s Day at the age of 90.

# desmond-tutu - Friday 31 December, 2021

Desmond Tutu's body lies in state for second day in South Africa
# Cape Town
# Cape Town

Desmond Tutu's body lies in state for second day in South Africa

Dec 31st 2021, 1:53 PM 6,418 Views 2 Comments

The globally revered anti-apartheid icon died peacefully aged 90 on Sunday.

# desmond-tutu - Thursday 30 December, 2021

South Africa bids goodbye to much-loved Desmond Tutu
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# Rainbow Nation

South Africa bids goodbye to much-loved Desmond Tutu

Dec 30th 2021, 1:26 PM 6,827 Views 1 Comment

Tutu died in Cape Town on Sunday at age 90 from cancer.

# desmond-tutu - Monday 27 December, 2021

South Africa begins week of mourning following the death of Desmond Tutu
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# Desmond Tutu

South Africa begins week of mourning following the death of Desmond Tutu

Dec 27th 2021, 1:50 PM 6,838 Views 4 Comments

The anti-apartheid activist passed away yesterday at the age of 90.

# desmond-tutu - Sunday 26 December, 2021

‘A man of words and action’: Tributes paid to Desmond Tutu following death
# Tributes
# Tributes

‘A man of words and action’: Tributes paid to Desmond Tutu following death

Updated Dec 26th 2021, 12:16 PM 15,844 Views 14 Comments

President Michael D Higgins said Desmond Tutu was “a man of profound wisdom”.

Desmond Tutu, revered anti-apartheid figure and South African archbishop, dies aged 90
# RIP
# RIP

Desmond Tutu, revered anti-apartheid figure and South African archbishop, dies aged 90

Dec 26th 2021, 7:24 AM 39,296 Views 14 Comments

The Nobel Prize winner, often described as the moral conscience of South Africa, died today in Cape Town.

# desmond-tutu - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Archbishop Desmond Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador in wake of sex scandal
# Haiti
# Haiti

Archbishop Desmond Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador in wake of sex scandal

Feb 15th 2018, 4:39 PM 12,170 Views 17 Comments

A statement said he was “deeply disappointed by allegations of immorality”.

# desmond-tutu - Monday 22 September, 2014

Tutu calls on Norwegians to forgive mass murderer Breivik
# God's Position
# God's Position

Tutu calls on Norwegians to forgive mass murderer Breivik

Sep 22nd 2014, 7:14 PM 11,790 Views 51 Comments

The retired Archbishop said that not forgiving Anders Behring Breivik could be “corrosive”.

# desmond-tutu - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Desmond Tutu says he will attend Mandela funeral after all
# South Africa
# South Africa

Desmond Tutu says he will attend Mandela funeral after all

Dec 14th 2013, 9:10 PM 21,528 Views 56 Comments

The peace icon had said he had not been invited to his old friend’s burial – but now says he will be going after all.

# desmond-tutu - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Archbishop Tutu's house was burgled during the Mandela service
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# Ah Here

Archbishop Tutu's house was burgled during the Mandela service

Dec 11th 2013, 10:57 PM 9,087 Views 45 Comments

The South African peace icon used his speech at yesterday’s service to call on his countrymen to follow Mandela’s example.

# desmond-tutu - Friday 6 December, 2013

A world mourns: Memories of Mandela grace the front pages
# Madiba
# Madiba

A world mourns: Memories of Mandela grace the front pages

Dec 6th 2013, 8:19 AM 9,591 Views 56 Comments

“We thank God for you, Madiba. May you rest in peace and rise in glory.” – Archbishop Desmond Tutu

# desmond-tutu - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Blair and Bush should face trial over Iraq war: Tutu
# Iraq War
# Iraq War

Blair and Bush should face trial over Iraq war: Tutu

Sep 2nd 2012, 10:35 AM 5,274 Views 128 Comments

Tutu said the invasion of Iraq left the world more destabilised and divided than any other conflict in history and had “hardened hearts and minds of members of the human family across the world”.

# desmond-tutu - Monday 27 February, 2012

Mary Robinson tells UN: push for war crimes investigation in Sri Lanka
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# Civil War

Mary Robinson tells UN: push for war crimes investigation in Sri Lanka

Feb 27th 2012, 11:34 AM 939 Views 4 Comments

The former president said today that possible crimes against humanity cannot simply be ignored.

# desmond-tutu - Friday 27 January, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules - On playing the blame game at Davos
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From The Daily Edge
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Column: Cardinal Rules - On playing the blame game at Davos

Jan 27th 2012, 8:30 PM 8 Views 29 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland brings us all the gossip from behind the scenes at the World Economic Forum where he was on the “non-tokenistic spiritual sub-committee”.