Desmond Tutu


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Desmond Tutu

(ˌdɛzmənd ˈtuːtuː)
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(Education) informal Brit a university degree graded 2:2 (second class lower bracket). Often shortened to: Desmond
[C20: a pun on 2:2 and Desmond Tutu]
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Noun1.Desmond Tutu - South African prelate and leader of the antiapartheid struggle (born in 1931)
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Retired South African archbishop and anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu has been admitted to a Cape Town hospital for a series of tests, his office said on Thursday.
ARCHBISHOP Desmond Tutu has quit scandal-hit Oxfam, slamming the "immorality" of staff in crisis-hit countries.
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Archbishop Desmond Tutu 1986 Bishop Desmond Tutu was appointed Archbishop of Cape Town, the first black head of South African Anglicans.
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Anglican archbishop and Nobel peace laureate Desmond Tutu of South Africa shares the thoughts and beliefs that have generated his life-long struggle for justice and reconciliation.
In 2006, a class of kids, ten-year-olds and younger, from Fellview Primary, a school in the town of Wigton in the UK, decided to write a letter to Desmond Tutu. In that letter, which was individually signed by the children and reproduced in full by Lavinia Crawford-Browne in Tutu as I Know Him, they refer to Turn as one of the "famous Christian people," noting in particular, his work "for greater understanding and peace in Ireland." The kids, who thought Tutu "might like to know about our opinions," then proceed to make "a list of our ideas about you.
Treva, 50, currently starring in ET director Spielberg's TV sci-fi saga Falling Skies, is working on a film about South African antiapartheid hero Desmond Tutu, 83.
Desmond Tutu, archbishop emeritus of Cape Town, captured headlines with harsh and controversial criticism of the Alberta oil sands made while he attended a May 31 to June 1 conference in Fort McMurray, Alta.
Anti-Israel activist and South African archbishop, Desmond Tutu, has called on Netherlands-based ABP, considered to be the third biggest pension fund in the world, to end its ties with three banks in Israel.
JOHANNESBURG (CyHAN)- Award recipient of the Gulen Peace Award at the 7th annual Ubuntu Lecture and Peace & Dialogue Awards Ceremony, Desmond Tutu, praised the work done by Turquoise Harmony Institute.