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Even then, Tutu was describing apartheid as less a structure than a metaphor for good and evil—a spiritual complement to Nelson Mandela’s more secular analysis.
Tutu’s concern for structures as well as individuals helps explain why his ministry focused not only on the consequences of injustice, but also its causes.
On the day that Mandela came out of prison, Tutu said he could now die a happy man.
Tutu laughed—but he saw his role as one of Mandela’s apostles.
A globally recognized icon of peaceful resistance to injustice, Tutu is best remembered for his courageous leadership of the Anglican Church in South Africa even as he spearheaded the fight against apartheid.Desmond Tutu, Anti-Apartheid Campaigner Who Tried to Heal the World, Dies at 90|Aryn Baker|December 26, 2021|Time
She stands, dressed in a tutu, on one pointed foot in a heightened fifth position.Revealing The Unseen Picasso|Justin Jones|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A tutu clad Swift refuses to pirouette with her fellow ballerinas, preferring to pelvic thrust like a rebel instead.Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ Is Disappointing|Kevin Fallon|August 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In November 2011, Carlton “Tutu” Archer of the Tooka gang was shot to death.Chicago’s Gun-Toting Gang Girl: ‘Lil Snoop’|Michael Daly|April 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Archbishop Desmond Tutu was looking at the biblical length of South Africans waiting in line to vote that Wednesday morning.Chris Matthews Remembers Nelson Mandela|MSNBC|December 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As his longtime friend Bishop Desmond Tutu once told Sky News, “he needed that time in prison to mellow.”Anger at the Heart of Nelson Mandela’s Violent Struggle|Christopher Dickey|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
After the death of the noble Osai Tutu, dissensions arose among his followers.
He died of a painful sickness, and was succeeded by his son, Osai Tutu Kwamina, in 1800.
And the little old man walked away, humming: "Tutu—turlututu—lututu!"Paul and His Dog, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XIII)|Charles Paul de Kock
With the stiff tutu sticking out almost at right angles, elegance is quite impossible.Our Stage and Its Critics|"E.F.S." of "The Westminster Gazette"
A man called Tutu and his wife Ila reached the island of Tutuila, and named it so by the union of their names.Samoa, A Hundred Years Ago And Long Before|George Turner