f.w. deklerk

Former South African President FW de Klerk, who ended apartheid, said Saturday that statesmen have the power to change the world and positively alter the course of history, but a rule of law must be established before real change can happen. De Klerk made his remarks after accepting the O’Connor Justice Prize administered by the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at ASU.

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