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Nelson Mandela Hospitalized

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.

A Prayer Of Thanksgiving For Nelson Mandela

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie | Posted 02.04.2014 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie

Death is not the final victory. Nothing can silence the voice of Nelson Mandela - not Robben Island, not death. His words are eternal. His voice will echo throughout time.

Former South African President Nelson Mandela Dies

Posted 01.23.2014 | 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...

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...

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...

Media Waits for Mandela to Die: Are They 'Vultures?'

Danny Schechter | Posted 09.01.2013 | Media
Danny Schechter

There's anger amidst the apprehension in South Africa as the numbers of "journalists" on the Mandela deathwatch grows.

Winnie Mandela Shares Update On Nelson Mandela's Health

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2013 | Black Voices

JOHANNESBURG, June 28 (Reuters) - Former South African President Nelson Mandela is showing a "great improvement" in his health compared to a few day...

Mandela, "My Black President"

Marco De Ponte | Posted 08.27.2013 | World
Marco De Ponte

A few hours ago, I was at the hospital in Pretoria, the hospital where Nelson Mandela is fighting his last battle. Together with colleagues and friends of ActionAid, together with dozens, even hundreds of people who come and go at all hours. It is not voyeuristic. It is a respectful homage to one of the great leaders of our time.

Is Age Behind Nelson Mandela's Lung Infection?

| Bryan Bumgardner | Posted 06.27.2013 | Fifty

By Bryan Bumgardner (Click here for the original article) On June 8, former South African president and cultural icon Nelson Mandela, 94, was hosp...

South African President Cancels Trip

Reuters | Posted 08.26.2013 | Black Voices

* Government update intensifies speculation over health * Too early to say if Obama trip could be changed-spokesman * We...

BREAKING: Nelson Mandela On Life Support

Posted 06.26.2013 | Black Voices

Nelson Mandela has been placed on life support, CNN reported Wednesday afternoon. The former South African president's health remained critical for...

Obama Unlikely To See Mandela On Trip, South Africa Minister Says

Agence France Presse | Agence France Presse | Posted 08.25.2013 | Black Voices

US President Barack Obama is unlikely to see critically ill Nelson Mandela when he visits South Africa later this week, the country's minister of inte...

Update: Mandela Health Is Little Changed

Reuters | Posted 08.22.2013 | Black Voices

(Adds details, quotes) JOHANNESBURG, June 22 (Reuters) - Former South African president Nelson Mandela remains in a "serious but stabl...

Mandela 'Recovering Very Well' | Posted 08.15.2013 | Black Voices

(Reuters) - Former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela is recovering well from a lung infection which has kept him in a ser...

7 Leadership Lessons Inspired By Nelson Mandela

Jovanka Ciares | Posted 08.12.2013 | Impact
Jovanka Ciares

Every time I think of Nelson Mandela, the great South African leader, the first thought in my mind is we need more like him. We are ready and in serious need of leaders to inspire us and motivate us with action as much as words.

Praying For Mandela's Recovery

Reuters | Posted 08.09.2013 | Black Voices

By Shafiek Tassiem SOWETO, South Africa, June 9 (Reuters) - South Africans prayed for Nelson Mandela's recovery on Sunday as the 94-y...

Nelson Mandela's Recovery 'On Track'

Reuters | Posted 03.04.2013 | Black Voices

* First government statement since hospital discharge * Mandela has been at Johannesburg home for a week JOHANNESBURG, J...

Nelson Mandela Discharged From Hospital

Reuters | Posted 12.27.2012 | World

JOHANNESBURG, Dec 26 (Reuters) - Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been discharged from hospital where he received treatment for a lun...

Nelson Mandela Hospitalized

Reuters | Posted 02.07.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Former South African president Nelson Mandela has been admitted to hospital for tests, the government said on Saturd...

The World Wishes Mandela Well and Needs Him

Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 04.27.2012 | World
Mohamed A. El-Erian

Mr. Mandela, we wish you a quick and full recovery. You have materially improved the well-being of millions and you continue to be a beacon for the many who struggle daily for a better and more just world.