Nelson Mandela News
Nelson Mandela Dead: Icon of Anti-Apartheid Movement Dies at 95
Nelson Mandela, the former South African president whose stubborn defiance survived 27 years in prison and led to the dismantling of the country's racist and brutal apartheid system, has died. Mandela was 95 years old. Mandela had a number of issues with
What Did the Mandela Interpreter Really Sign?
Jimmy Kimmel has a sign language interpreter make sense of gestures from Tuesday's memorial.
Turkey Targets Gulen-Inspired Projects Around the World
Turkey targets Gulen-inspired projects around the world after coup attempt, with mixed results
Column: Semenya Takes After Mandela in Rio
Column: Nelson Mandela and now Caster Semenya: South Africans teaching the world about tolerance, about courage and about judging people not by how they look, but by what they do, how they do it and how they conduct themselves
South African Opposition Builds Local Coalitions After Vote
South African opposition builds local coalitions after ruling party's worst election setback
Mandela's African National Congress Party Suffers Worst Setback Since Apartheid Ended
South Africa’s ruling party is suffering its worst electoral setback since it ended apartheid under Nelson Mandela more than two decades ago. Voters are expressing discontent over the country's unemployment rate and recent corruption scandals. As of Friday afternoon, with more than 99 percent of
'Scandal' Star Supports Hillary Clinton at DNC
Actor Tony Goldwyn plays the president on TV, but in real life he's "with her."
Prince Harry, Elton John Join Forces at International AIDS Conference
Prince Harry today implored his generation to take leadership in the battle against HIV , just like his late mother, Princess Diana , did 25 years ago. Harry made the call in a speech at the 2016 International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa, where he was joined by Sir Elton John . “When my
This one's for you, Baylor boosters who want Art Briles back
Baylor interim president David Garland acknowledged this week that a few key donors have called for the reinstatement of Art Briles . What in the great hell could those boosters be thinking? Let's imagine what such an appeal might look like. Dear Baylor Board of Regents, Look, we took all that
Louisville Says 'Goodbye' to the Greatest of All Time, Muhammad Ali
Watch the heartfelt memorial service for the legendary boxer and civil rights icon.