A Struggle's Echo, from South Africa to Brazil
on Dec 8, 2013 11:00AM
Brazil scholar Cheryl Sterling explains how Nelson Mandela's message has inspired movements for black freedom throughout the diaspora.
Topics: Mandela's Legacy, History, Global Affairs
Mandela and the Black Diaspora
on Dec 8, 2013 10:06AM
Mandela made tangible the native history I was taught to be proud of, but to which I couldn't always relate.
Rinku Sen: What Mandela Taught Us
on Dec 6, 2013 2:21PM
He showed us how to fail epically, fail justly, fail lovingly, so that, in time, we can succeed.
Topics: Movement, Mandela's Legacy
A Political Obituary of Nelson Mandela
on Dec 6, 2013 12:30PM
Historian and author Barbara Ransby reflects on the anti-apartheid protests that became some of the defining social movements of the 20th century.
Topics: Mandela's Legacy, Politics, History, Global Affairs
He Was My Elder, He Was My Brother
on Dec 6, 2013 11:11AM
Black Arts Movement luminary and Third World Press publisher Haki Madhubuti reflects on Nelson Mandela's legacy.
Topics: Mandela's Legacy, Politics, History
Mandela, the Unapologetic Radical
on Dec 6, 2013 9:50AM
The world's powerful now mourn an icon, but still avoid facing his politics.
Topics: Mandela's Legacy, Politics, Global Affairs
Mandela, in His Own Words
by Aura Bogado on Dec 6, 2013 08:13am
"The struggle is my life."
Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013
on Dec 5, 2013 5:10PM
As we remember the iconic freedom fighter's life and legacy, we're also taking a look back at where it started. Watch one of his first recorded interviews from 1961.
Topics: /NOW, Politics, Mandela's Legacy