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Mona R. Washington | Posted 02.08.2014 | Religion
Mona R. Washington

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Supporters of U.S. Senator Ted Cruz Offer 'Eulogy' for Nelson Mandela

Seth Abramson | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics
Seth Abramson

What follows is a collage of sentences from the first one hundred negative responses to U.S. Senator Ted Cruz's official statement on the death of Nelson Mandela. The sentences, taken from the Senator's Facebook page, are unedited, though spelling mistakes were corrected.

Nelson Mandela, South Africa's Peacemaker, Dies

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and MARCUS ELIASON | Posted 02.04.2014 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela was a master of forgiveness. South Africa's first black president spent nearly a third of his life as a prisoner...

Celebrities Take To Twitter To Honor Mandela

The Huffington Post | Hilary Miller | Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

Former South African President, Nelson Mandela, has died at age 95. With little time having passed since his death, celebrities have turned to social...

Nelson Mandela Remains 'Quite Ill' And Can't Speak

AP | CARLEY PETESCH | Posted 01.25.2014 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's former president, Nelson Mandela, remains "quite ill" and unable to speak because of tubes that are keeping his l...

Bush Spokesman Apologizes For 'Stupid Mistake' On Mandela

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 09.01.2013 | Politics

A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush apologized after mistakenly issuing a statement on the death of Nelson Mandela, the former South Afr...

Nelson Mandela Discharged From Hospital

AP | Posted 09.01.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG -- South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has been discharged from the hospital in the capital, Pretoria. President Jacob Zuma sai...

Mandela Hospital Update

AP | Posted 10.31.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The office of South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela remains hospitalized in a critical but stable condition. The statemen...

Mandela's Health Unstable At Times

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 08.24.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG -- Former South African leader Nelson Mandela remains in critical but stable condition in hospital, though "medical interventions" are re...

New Information Released About Nelson Mandela's Health

AP | Posted 10.11.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The office of the South African president says Nelson Mandela remains in critical condition although his health is gradually impr...

Mandela Receives Apology For Mix Up

AP | Posted 08.05.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG -- The city of Johannesburg has apologized for a mix up over a warning notice it delivered to the house of Nelson Mandela, the former Sou...

Sustained Improvement

AP | WANDOO MAKURDI | Posted 09.21.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — The health of former South African President Nelson Mandela has improved, though he remains in critical condition, the government...

President Obama Honors Nelson Mandela On 95th Birthday

AP | Posted 09.17.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama say the world can honor Nelson Mandela by heeding his example and serving othe...

Happy Birthday, Nelson Mandela!

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 09.17.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Hospital visitors say Nelson Mandela smiled and nodded Thursday – his 95th birthday – and South Africans celebrated u...

WATCH: Nelson Mandela's Granddaughters Discuss His Condition

Huffington Post | Posted 07.16.2013 | Black Voices

Nelson Mandela's condition is "stable but critical" his granddaughters, Swati Dlamini and Zaziwe Dlamini-Manaway, told HuffPost Live's Marc Lamont Hil...

WATCH: Mandela's Granddaughters Open Up About Family Drama

Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.16.2013 | Black Voices

Nelson Mandela's granddaughters Swati Dlamini & Zaziwe Dlamini-Manaway spoke with HuffPost Live's Marc Lamont Hill from Johannesburg to discuss the fo...

Mandela Could Be Heading Home Soon

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 09.13.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela may be discharged from hospital soon to recuperate at home, said a former president of South Africa. The predicti...

Nelson Mandela Still In Critical Condition

AP | Posted 09.12.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela remains in a South African hospital, where he is in critical but stable condition. Mandela's wife, Graca Machel, ...

Mandela Is 'Very Much Alive'

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 09.08.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Three silver-haired men sat together and recalled a court case 50 years ago that rocketed their friend and fellow freedom fighter...

Mandela Shows Us the Language of Dying Needs to Change

Mary F. Mulcahy | Posted 09.07.2013 | Black Voices
Mary F. Mulcahy

As most everyone around the world is aware, Nelson Mandela is dying. This statement elicits deep feelings of melancholy, sadness and grief. Why? It's in the language.

Mandela Remains In Hospital

AP | Posted 07.08.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG -- Nelson Mandela remains in a South African hospital, where he is in critical but stable condition. There was no official update Monday...

The Latest On Mandela's Health

AP | Posted 09.06.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela has now spent a month in the hospital. South Africa's anti-apartheid hero was admitted June 8 for a recurring lun...

South Africa: Mandela Not In Vegetative State

AP | By JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 09.04.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela is in critical but stable condition, the South African government said Friday, while a close friend said the anti...

Nelson Mandela's Health Described As 'Perilous'

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 09.03.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela is being kept alive by a breathing machine and faces "impending death," court documents show. The former presiden...

Court Documents Say Nelson Mandela In 'Perilous' Condition

Agence France Presse | | Posted 09.02.2013 | Black Voices

Nelson Mandela is in a "perilous" condition on life support in hospital, leaked court documents showed Wednesday.The bleak assessment of the anti-apar...