Obama & Mandela: standing on opposite sides of history

On June 29, 2013 it was reported that Barack Obama met with Nelson Mandela’s family, praising Mandela as one of the great men of history. The Huffington Post reported that [South African President] Zuma underscored the historical similarities between Mandela and Obama: “The two of you are also bound by history as the first black […]

South Africa is an 'angry nation' on the brink of 'something very dangerous', warns Nelson Mandela's wife

  According to reporter Sara Malm, a reporter for Mail Online, a newspaper out of England (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2290213/South-Africa-angry-nation-brink-dangerous-warns-Nelson-Mandelas-wife.html), the wife of former president Nelson Mandela has warned that South Africa has become an ‘angry nation’ as a result of its refusal to deal with its sordid apartheid past. Human rights activist Graca Machel, 67, said the […]