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Tourists Worry About The Perfect Instagram Shot. Residents Worry They’ll Be Displaced.
Welcome to Bo-Kaap, the picturesque Cape Town district, where tourism and foreign investment threaten the community.
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Trevor Noah's Favorite Childhood Toy: A Brick (Yes, A Brick!)
Boys in Soweto would push bricks around in the dirt like they were cars and have demolition derbies, he says.
Trump Boosted A White Nationalist Conspiracy Theory He Saw On Fox News
White supremacists have long hyped the false narrative that white South Africans are under attack in their country.
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These Newlyweds Got Photobombed By A Giraffe, And It Was Magical
As far as wedding photobombs go, this one is tops. 🦒🌳
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South Africa Admonishes Trump's Racist Conspiracy Theory Tweet
The country's minister of international relations said Trump’s tweet “is based on false information."
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Donald Trump Sparks Outrage By Tweeting White Nationalist Talking Point
"The president of the United States has adopted a vile white supremacist hate narrative, right out of the darkest corners of the internet, and is turning it into policy."
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Trump's Tariff War Is The Final Act Of A Broken System
The myth of free trade is coming apart.
Obama: ‘Men Have Been Getting On My Nerves Lately’
At a town hall meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa, President Obama called on women to take more positions of power.
Obama Offers Words Of Wisdom During 'Strange And Uncertain' Trump Era
President Obama subtly (but passionately) gave Trump shade while giving the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture.
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Obama Warns In Mandela Speech That 'Strongman Politics Are Ascendant'
The former U.S. president spoke in South Africa the day after Trump's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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Novak Djokovic Wins Fourth Wimbledon Title
By Martyn Herman, Reuters
The Serbian tennis star bested South African eighth seed Kevin Anderson.
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Lions Eat Suspected Rhino Poachers On South African Game Reserve
A ranger discovered the human remains while taking guests on a safari drive at the Sibuya Game Reserve.
How Using A Drone Changed The Way This Photographer Saw Inequality
Johnny Miller uses drones to capture images of places touched by wealth and opportunity that lie shockingly close to underserved communities.
Kentucky Woman Faces Backlash For Killing Giraffe In Africa
Ricky Gervais and Debra Messing are among those condemning the big-game hunter.
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Russia Wants Spoons To Be The New Vuvuzelas At World Cup
"Lozhkas,” traditional Russian instruments, are spoons that produce a clacking noise.
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Ted Cruz Staff, USAID Met With Group That Called Apartheid A 'So-Called' Injustice
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Leaders of AfriForum, an Afrikaner rights group, also posed for a picture with national security adviser John Bolton.
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There's Nothing 'Fair' About The New Rules For Women Track Athletes
Women's sports should be about the destruction of gender norms, not reinforcing them.
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For Openly Gay Actor-Singer Nakhane, Defiance Is Key To Survival
By Serena Chaudhry, Reuters
The South African artist says he came to terms with his sexuality five years ago.
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Fighter. Liberator. Ungovernable Woman. Mother Of A Nation. And A Wife Too.
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legacy may resonate even more in South Africa now than that of her husband, Nelson Mandela.
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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Campaigner, Is Dead At 81
The South African activist spent decades standing up against racial segregation and discrimination.
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South Africa Hits Ex-President Zuma With Corruption Charges
Jacob Zuma, who was forced to resign last month, was charged with corruption over a $2.5 billion state arms deal.
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Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa's Great Negotiator, Elected President
By Alexander Winning, Reuters
Ramaphosa has fulfilled his long-held ambition to lead the country.
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Zuma Resigns: South Africa Loses Its Innocence
By Pieter du Toit, Editor-in-Chief, HuffPost South Africa
The South African president's departure marks the end of a term beset by corruption and poor governance.
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South Africa's President Jacob Zuma Resigns
The decision brings an end to his nine scandal-plagued years in power.
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What Trump's Budget Reveals About His Priorities
Hint: It's not social safety nets.
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Lions Kill And Eat Suspected Poacher
The lions "just left his head and some remains."
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