Ndileka Mandela, Nelson Mandela's granddaughter, Nelson Mandela, Mandela

Nelson Mandela’s Granddaughter Calls Out Detractors Who Called Mandela a Sell-Out

by Teddy Grant   Jul 18, 2018

Wednesday marks what would have been Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday and his granddaughter is calling out people who said her grandfather was a sell-out,... Read More

Barack Obama, Obama

President Obama Calls for More Women Leaders, ‘Men Have Been Getting on my Nerves Recently’

by Teddy Grant   Jul 18, 2018

Former President Barack Obama wants more women in government and involved in social issues “because men have been getting on my nerves recently.” Obama... Read More

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Leader and Second Wife of Nelson Mandela, Dies at 81

by Teddy Grant   Apr 02, 2018

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader and second wife of Nelson Mandela has died on Monday, her assistant confirmed with Times Live. She was 81.... Read More

Vicki Momberg, South Africa, South African

Report: Woman Becomes First Person to go to Prison for Racism in South Africa

by Teddy Grant   Mar 28, 2018

A white woman in South Africa became the first person in its country’s history to go to prison for racism, BuzzFeed News reports. Vicki... Read More

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Take That, Colonizer: South Africa to Seize All White-Owned Land

by #TEAMEBONY   Feb 28, 2018

In a stunning reparations effort, the South African parliament voted to seize all of the country’s White-owned land. On Tuesday, Reuters reported the parliament voted... Read More


South African President Resigns from Office, Amid Scandal

by Teddy Grant   Feb 14, 2018

Jacob Zuma, the President of South Africa, has just resigned from office, effective immediately. On Wednesday, Zuma announced he was leaving office during a televised... Read More

Gold Miners Trapped Underground in South Africa Have Been Rescued

Gold Miners Trapped Underground in South Africa Have Been Rescued

by Zahara Hill   Feb 02, 2018

Update: The 955 gold miners who were trapped underground for more than a day in South Africa were rescued on Friday. France 24 reports the workers... Read More

Joëlle Kayembe and Lesego Legobane

Plus-Size Model Forced To Clap Back At Yet Another Mediocre Man Overestimating His Desirability

by Zahara Hill   Sep 20, 2017

"I can be fat and still be out of your league." Read More

Mom and Me: 4 Destinations to Explore with Your Mother 

Mom and Me: 4 Destinations to Explore with Your Mother 

by Oneika Raymond   May 05, 2017

You’ve gone on a romantic getaway, jet-setted with your squad and even globe-trotted solo. But what about traveling with mom? Exploring the world with... Read More

Aaron Hernandez

In Brief: Ala. Town Can Exit Black School District, Says Judge; Hernandez Estate Worth $0

by #teamEBONY   Apr 27, 2017

Largely White Town May Secede from Black School System, Judge Rules A predominately White Alabama town will be allowed to seceded from a mostly... Read More