As president, my top priority is rebuilding an economy where everybody who works hard has the chance to get ahead.
At his trial in 1964, Nelson Mandela closed his statement from the dock saying, “I have fought against White domination, and I have fought against Black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities. It is an ideal, which I hope to live for and to achieve. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.”