In 1963, the year Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life in prison, another, albeit less notorious, act of subversion against white minority rule in South Africa had just been completed; a film starring Eddie’s mother, Evelyn Frank.
Africa has become fertile ground for Hollywood’s bleeding hearts. But for those trying to survive the plunder of corrupt governments, the arrival of these celebrity saviors might seem a bit ridiculous.
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