He was born in a refugee camp. Now he's at the helm of the Palestinian struggle.
"Uncle Kathy," as he was known, died of pneumonia on Tuesday. He fought the apartheid government over its injustice, inequality and racism. But he also didn't shy away from taking his own African National Congress to task for corruption.
Kathrada, who was jailed for life with Nelson Mandela, passed away after a short illness in Johannesburg.
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