“Just ask the French football team that just won the World Cup -- because not all those folks look like Gauls to me. But they are French, they are French."
-- Former President
, speaking in Johannesburg on Tuesday to honor the 100th birthday of the late South African leader Nelson Mandela
, on what can be accomplished if a society embraces
diversity. The French champions included 17 players (out of 23) who are the sons of immigrants from Africa, the Caribbean and Phillipines. (CBS News