south africa

Born Free, Not Equal? Women’s Education in Post-Apartheid South Africa

They are the living embodiment of joy. In Soweto, a township in Johannesburg, South Africa,…

Jonathan Butler on His Album ‘Close to You’ & Covering Classic Songs

Jonathan Butler on His Album ‘Close to You’ & Covering Classic Songs

“It’s a happy moment in my career because now I get to sing these songs that people know from my generation.”

Google Honors South African Jazz Legend, Activist Hugh Masekela

Google Honors South African Jazz Legend, Activist Hugh Masekela

He would’ve been 80 years old today.

Picture of Black and White Kids Sitting Separately in South Africa Goes Viral

Picture of Black and White Kids Sitting Separately in South Africa Goes Viral

A picture showing Black and White kids sitting at separate tables at a South African…

Beyoncé Talks Global Citizen Festival, Praises African Designers

It’s been a week since Beyoncé and JAY-Z hit the stage for the Global Citizen…

Trevor Noah,

Trevor Noah Interviews His 91-Year-Old Grandma About Apartheid

The Daily Show host Trevor Noah returned to South Africa this past weekend for the…

South Africa Legalizes Marijuana

A South African court legalized on Tuesday private marijuana use by adults, the BBC reports. Judges…

Donald Trump, South Africa, Farmers

Trump Wants Government to Look at South Africa’s ‘Large-Scale Killing of Farmers’

South Africa has criticized President Donald Trump over tweets he made on Wednesday over the…

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

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

Wednesday marks what would have been Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday and his granddaughter is calling…

Barack Obama, Obama

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

Former President Barack Obama wants more women in government and involved in social issues “because…