[In My Lifetime] Terrie Williams Remembers the Day Mandela Came to America

by #teamEBONY

We started in 1988 and our first two clients were Eddie Murphy and Miles Davis. One day I got a call from David Dinkins,... Read More

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CIA Operative Says He’s Responsible for Jailing of Nelson Mandela

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A former CIA operative has confessed to having a hand in the arrest of Nelson Mandela. Donald Rickard, who was a U.S. vice-consul to South... Read More

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House of Mandela Wines Continue to Honor Legacy of Madiba, South Africa

by Michael Arceneaux

Although it’s been some time now since House of Mandela wine launched, Nelson Mandela’s daughter and granddaughter remain aware that many wonder given their... Read More

Madonna offers an apology of sorts over 'Rebel Heart' images

Madonna Apologies Over Image Appropriation


Following a recent social media gaffe in which she posted poorly doctored images of civil rights leaders in an effort to promote her forthcoming album,... Read More

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The Best of Mandela

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We at are honored to bring you our collection of Nelson Mandela related articles to peruse the entire month of February. For Black... Read More

View From the Inside

View From the Inside

by Sylvester Monroe

Sakumzi “ Saki” Macozoma was 20 when he was sent to Robben Island. It was November 1977, and he had been arrested in Port... Read More

Alpha Kappa Alpha Charters Chapter in South Africa

Alpha Kappa Alpha Launches First South African Chapter

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., made history while expanding its global service reach when it recently chartered its first chapter in South Africa. The... Read More

Sports Stars Remember Nelson Mandela

Sports Stars Remember Nelson Mandela

by Brandon Robinson

The late Nelson Mandela is globally regarded as a man who was selfless and who fought for freedom. He was a fighter that championed... Read More

Former Morehouse School of Medicine President Reflects on Mandela

Former Morehouse School of Medicine President Reflects on Mandela

by Dr. David Satcher

I first visited South Africa in 1994, while I was Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to review our HIV/AIDS... Read More

“Hambakhale Madiba”–
South Africa says ‘Go Well’ to Nelson Mandela

"Hambakhale Madiba”–
South Africa says 'Go Well' to Nelson Mandela

by Rebecca L. Weber

Whether they were at home, a stadium, or a gas station, most South Africans spent Sunday morning watching the state funeral of Nelson Mandela... Read More