Today (July 18) the world celebrates what would have been Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela’s 96th birthday. The onetime president of South Africa, former political prisoner, Nobel Peace Prize-winner, and all around inspiration passed away last December, but his teachings of peace and perseverance still lives. SOURCE   

 The Mandela actor, Idris Elba took to social media to announce the birth of his new baby boy and said, “My Son Winston Elba was born yesterday. Truly Amazing.”  Take a look at the very first picture of father and son below!   Your Thoughts? Jade West “Always On a Musical Quest” On-Air Personality/Producer/Public Affairs Producer of the […]

In light of the South African leader’s death yesterday, Kendrick Lamar urges his fans to learn about him. “Advising all my young ones that follow me to…

To Graça Machel and the Mandela family; to President Zuma and members of the government; to heads of state and government, past and present; distinguished guests – it is a singular honor to be with you today, to celebrate a life unlike any other.  To the people of South Africa – people of every race and […]

Though he has compared himself to Steve Jobs, Walt Disney and Ghandi (I might be making that up, so don’t quote me), he did not say that he is the next Mandela. The Daily Currant, a satirical website known for fooling the masses, ran an article that read the following. People please check your sources […]

The world is still trying to wrap its head around the loss of South African civil rights leader Nelson Mandela. Mandela meant so much to so many different people that the outpouring of emotion is hard to deal with. Arsenio Hall learned of passing of Mandela as he was preparing for his show that featured R. Kelly as a guest. […]

Nelson Mandela, the former South African president whose stubborn defiance survived 27 years in prison and led to the dismantling of the country’s racist and brutal apartheid system, has died. Mandela was 95 years old. Mandela had a number of issues with his health in recent years including repeated hospitalizations with a chronic lung infection. […]

Nelson Mandela is well known for his political influence throughout the 20th century. The political leader and social activist is held in regard for his…