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Nelson Mandela Died

How American Conservatives Turned A Blind Eye To South African Apartheid

Posted 12.09.2013 | Politics

As news of Nelson Mandela's death spread on Thursday, Americans on the right and left lauded his accomplishments and expressed their sadness at his pa...

Nelson Mandela's Wife Says He Was 'Just Her Husband'

Posted 12.06.2013 | Weddings

To the rest of the world, civil rights activist Nelson Mandela -- who died on Thursday at age 95 -- was an icon. But to wife Graca Machel, he was just...

Santorum: Mandela Battled 'Great Injustice,' Just Like Republicans Are Battling Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

During an appearance on Fox News Thursday night, former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) discussed the death of Nelson Mandela, saying the former South Afri...

The Day I Was Supposed to Meet Nelson Mandela

Getrude Matshe | Posted 02.05.2014 | Black Voices
Getrude Matshe

As a child born and raised in Zimbabwe, I grew up hearing his name spoken and his story being shared almost every day. And 46 years later his legacy continues.

To Nelson Mandela, My Favorite College Professor

Mark Santow | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Mark Santow

A political prisoner changed my life. That man, now free -- always free, really -- wore number 466 at Robben Island prison in South Africa. Today, he died. I know Nelson Mandela won't have the opportunity to read this. But I do need to write it.

Quotes From One Of The Spiritual Giants Of Our Time

Posted 12.06.2013 | Religion

Nelson Mandela has died, but the power of his spirit will endure forever. Mandela was a key leader in the liberation of South Africa, and his str...

Nelson Mandela's Powerful Style Remembered

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.06.2013 | Black Voices

Former South African President Nelson Mandela, who served 27 years in prison for anti-apartheid activities and led his continent into a new era, has d...

Politicians React To Death Of Nelson Mandela

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Former South African President Nelson Mandela died at the age of 95 on Thursday. Politicians praised Mandela, who served 27 years in prison for ant...