A Mandela Model for Ethiopia? He's Writing the Script

Ethiopian journalists Eskinder Nega and his wife, Serkalem Fasil, were jailed in 2005 — in separate prisons — on charges of treason. The couple didn’t know it, but Serkalem had just become pregnant with their first and only child. Born premature and malnourished, the baby boy’s only chance of survival was an incubator, which the […]

WATCH Theresa May avoid ‘Nelson Mandela terrorist’ question in awkward interview

Theresa May repeatedly refused to deny that she believed the Nobel Peace Prize-winning former South African leader Nelson Mandela was “a terrorist” during a tense televised interview. Speaking to Channel Four’s Michael Crick during her visit to South Africa, May was asked repeatedly to outline her historical position on African National Congress (ANC) leader Mandela, […]

Two Centuries Before Mandela, This Xhosa Hero Died Escaping Robben Island

Shortly before daybreak, a group of prisoners on Robben Island overpowered their British guards and stole their weapons. After a series of skirmishes that left at least one guard dead and several wounded, the prisoners used a bayonet to punch a hole in the prison walls. Instead of heading directly to the island’s tiny harbor […]

Meghan Markle views Nelson Mandela Hall in daring pale pink sleeveless coat dress

Meghan Markle, 36, is in London today for a private viewing of the new Nelson Mandela exhibition with Prince Harry, 33. The new exhibition is taking place at the Southbank Centre in Queen Elizabeth Hall, and pays tribute to the great South African leader. Arriving at the viewing the Duchess went for a bold new […]

Tell Us How Your Brain Remembers These Mandela Effect Examples And We'll Tell You If You're From A Parallel Universe

You might be from an alternate reality. Sure, you could just have bad memory that doesn’t allow you to recall things well, but it’s a lot more fun to speculate that you might just be living in a parallel universe! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC Take quizzes and chill with the […]

Piers Morgan CLASHES with Lord Tebbit as he compares Martin McGuinness to Nelson Mandela

News of McGuinness’ death has caused huge division this morning between those who will never forgive the man once hailed as “Britain’s number one terrorist” and others who accepted his enormous involvement in Northern Ireland’s peace process.  Piers Morgan, 51, and his co-host Susanna Reid, 46, spoke to Norman Tebbit, 85, whose wife was crippled […]