South Africa

A Beautiful Tribute To Madiba By The Soweto Gospel Choir
This video is beautiful and just might make you cry. Read more...
Liz Cheney To Anti-Apartheid Activists: 'Nobody's Listening'
In 1988, Liz Cheney wrote an op-ed for Colorado College that swayed the college from divesting financial resources from South Africa. Read more...
Michael Eric Dyson Blasts Matalin For 'Amnesia' After Cheney Branded Mandela A Terrorist
Georgetown University Professor Michael Eric Dyson lashed out at conservative strategist Mary Matalin, a former aide to Vice President Dick Cheney, after she defended her one-time boss for branding Nelson Mandela a terrorist in the 1980s. Read more...
Media Promotes Pacifist Mandela Over Radical Mandela
Why is it that the American media needs to focus on such a small part of the impact Nelson Mandela made in our culture? Read more...
Rick Santorum Compares Obamacare To Apartheid
Most tone deaf reaction to Nelson Mandela's passing officially goes toooooo....Rick Santorum. Read more...

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What's The Best Way To Remember Nelson Mandela?
Nelson Mandela was the leader of a movement and a model for the world. We'll be learning from his example long after the eulogies have ended. Read more...
A look back at the life of Nelson Mandela. Read more...
Luxury 'Shanty Town' Resort Lets Rich Pretend To Be Poor
A resort that allows rich tourists to pretend they live like millions of impoverished Africans in ramshackle shanty towns has been described as 'poverty porn'. Read more...
When American TV presenter, Melissa Bachman posted a photo of herself grinning over the body of a huge male lion she’d shot on safari in the northern Limpopo province of South Africa at a so-called Maroi “conservancy” (actually a legalized canned hunting reserve which even advertises all the animals you’re allowed to kill on their land, including rare giraffes and zebras), she ignited a social media firestorm. Read more...
The Worst Kind Of Government Waste: Promoting Climate Change
The Obama administration needs to take a closer look at the Ex-Im Bank’s activities. Read more...