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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.
South Africa's Johnny Clegg begins last international tour
South Africa's Johnny Clegg, famous for mixed bands under apartheid, begins last global tour
South Africa marks 40th anniversary of Steve Biko's death
South African leaders on Tuesday marked the 40th anniversary of the death of Steve Biko, the anti-apartheid activist and black consciousness leader who died in police custody
Man incorrectly interprets sign language during Manatee County evacuation briefing
Video of a man incorrectly interpreting a message from Florida evacuation officials in sign language has prompted harsh criticism from the deaf community. Officials for the Manatee County Emergency Operations Center delivered an evacuation briefing to residents on Friday at 12 p.m. ET as a man
South Africa's ruling ANC limps toward choosing new leader
South Africa's ruling ANC limps toward choosing new leader as fresh scandals emerge
Former presidents Bush 'pray for Charlottesville' and 'reject racial bigotry'
Former Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush released a joint statement today, in response to racial tensions sparked by the violence this weekend during protests over a Confederate monument in Charlottesville, Virginia. "America must always reject racial bigotry , anti-Semitism, and
Politicians call for Charlottesville violence to be deemed terrorism
A chorus of figures from across the political spectrum expressed outrage with a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia Saturday where clashes between white supremacists and counter-protest groups forced the city to declare a state of emergency and one person died after a car plowed
Marci Gonzalez Official Biography
Marci Gonzalez is a correspondent, reporting for weekend editions of Good Morning America and World News Tonight, as well as for ABC News’ affiliate news service, NewsOne. After four years being based in New York City for the network, Gonzalez now works out of ABC’s Los Angeles bureau. Since
What to see and what to skip in Cape Town
If Cape Town is on your to-do list, you’re not alone: South Africa forges forward to attract visitors all over the world, and the word is out -- its second most populous city is diverse, eclectic and notoriously laid-back. For many, it’s the threshold to bucket list-style and world-class safari