Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: nelson mandela

Graça Machel: Education Holds the Key to...

"Economists like to debate precisely why education makes a difference. But the real reason is simple enough, and it can be summarized in one...

‘Rise and Fall of Apartheid’ Photography Exhibition...

On view from September 14, 2012 – January 6, 2013 at the International Center of Photography, Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the...

South African Youths Demand Better Housing For...

Cape Town, South Africa – Eighteen years after Nelson Mandela became President of South Africa – an election covered around the world for its...

South African Playwright Athol Fugard Talks Nelson...

South African playwright, actor and director Athol Fugard describes the time Nelson Mandela was released from prison in 1990 as "a period of euphoria...

The World Says ‘Happy 94th Birthday’ to...

Around the globe, schoolchildren, world leaders and everyday citizens are pausing today to honor the 94th birthday of Nelson Mandela, a global icon whom...

Nelson Mandela’s Daughter Zenani Appointed Embassador to...

The daughter of South African anti-apartheid fighter Nelson Mandela has been appointed ambassador to Argentina, the South American nation has said. Zenani Mandela-Dlamini is the...

Jennifer Hudson as Winnie Mandela in New...

A full trailer for the upcoming biopic “Winnie” has been released, starring Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard as Willie and Nelson Mandela. The film...

John Conyers Facing Toughest Re-election in Newly...

Congressional incumbents typically have a big advantage come election time. But the second-most senior member of the U.S. House — Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich. —...

Nelson Mandela Heads Back to Childhood Home...

Former president Nelson Mandela is moving back to his home in Qunu, in the Eastern Cape, on Tuesday, President Jacob Zuma has announced. Mandela was...

Former South African President FW De Klerk...

Johannesburg - Former president FW de Klerk must retract comments he made in a CNN interview, the Council for the Advancement of the SA...

Nelson Mandela-Inspired Clothing Line Coming to U.S.

The number that was once synonymous with Nelson Mandela’s imprisonment will soon become a staple of fashion in the U.S. and Canada. Last year, the...

Two Upcoming Movies Released Online Before Theater...

It appears Amazon and Google have decided to ignore movie theater owners' cries of bloody murder. Last year theater chains rallied against the release...

Idris Elba To Play Nelson Mandela In...

Idris Elba will play Nelson Mandela in an "official" biopic. The actor is in the middle of finalizing a deal in which he will channel...