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During her ex-husband's 27-year imprisonment for his fight against apartheid, Madikizela-Mandela campaigned for his release and the rights of black South Africans, undergoing arrest and banishment despite being banished by the apartheid government and constant harassment by security police.
JOHANNESBURG -- South Africa's state broadcaster says Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died. She was 81. Madikizela-Mandela was married to Nelson Mandela from 1958 to 1996. Mandela was imprisoned throughout most of ...

Together, Mandela and Ms Madikizela-Mandela were a symbol of the anti-apartheid struggle for nearly three decades. But Ms Madikizela-Mandela's activism was marred by convictions for kidnapping and assault and allegations of corruption, and she was jailed several times for her part in the fight ...
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid activist and former wife of the late President Nelson Mandela, has died at the age of 81. The family said in a statement that she passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa after a long illness, for which she ...
Every hospital emergency department in NSW will have a 'culturally appropriate space' or 'designated Aboriginal waiting room' for the families of indigenous patients under a new mandatory policy. More evidence that the Left is marching us to apartheid. UPDATE. More: The Australian Law ...
FILE - In this file photo dated Sunday, February 11, 1990, Nelson Mandela and wife Winnie, walk hand in hand, raising their clenched fists upon his release from Victor prison, Cape Town, 27 years in detention. South African state broadcaster SABC said Monday April 2, 2018, that anti-apartheid ...

JOHANNESBURG - The African National Congress (ANC) has lauded late struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as one of the greatest icons of the struggle against apartheid. Madikizela-Mandela passed away in the early hours of this morning at Netcare Milpark hospital after battling an infection ...
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, died in a hospital on Monday after a long illness. She was 81. "She succumbed peacefully in the early hours of Monday afternoon surrounded by her family and loved ones," Madikizela-Mandela's family said ...
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid activist and former wife of the late President Nelson Mandela, has died at the age of 81. The family said in a statement that she passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa after a long illness, for which she had ...
FILE - In this file photo dated Sunday, February 11, 1990, Nelson Mandela and wife Winnie, walk hand in hand, raising their clenched fists upon his release from Victor prison, Cape Town, 27 years in detention. South African state broadcaster SABC said Monday April 2, 2018, that anti-apartheid activist Winnie ...
Updated at 1:30 p.m. ET. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, wife of the late South African leader Nelson Mandela, and a leading anti-apartheid figure in her own right during the country's most turbulent years, has died at age 81. The Mandela family said in a statement that she died Monday in Johannesburg "after ...
During her ex-husband's 27-year imprisonment for his fight against apartheid, Madikizela-Mandela campaigned for his release and the rights of black South Africans, undergoing arrest and banishment despite being banished by the apartheid government and constant harassment by security police.
FOX NEWS - Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, an anti-apartheid campaigner and the former wife of Nelson Mandela, died, her personal assistant confirmed to Fox News on Monday. She was 81. Mandela had been suffering from an infection and was in and out of the nearby Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, ...
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader and second wife of Nelson Mandela has died on Monday, her assistant confirmed with Times Live. She was 81. She passed away after a battling “a long illness, for which she had been in and out of [the] hospital since the start of the year,” her ...
During her ex-husband's 27-year incarceration for his fight against apartheid, Madikizela-Mandela campaigned for his release and for the rights of black South Africans, undergoing detention, banishment and arrest. Nelson Mandela died in 2013 and made no mention of Madikizela-Mandela in his will.
GEORGE TOWN: DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng has described the recently approved redelineation of electoral boundaries as a form of “apartheid”, alleging that voters of a single ethnic group are being packed into single seats. The Penang chief minister called the move shocking, claiming it would ...
When riots engulfed Burnley, Oldham and Bradford in that same year and the Ouseley Report, released in the aftermath, warned of "educational apartheid" in the city, the authorities were finally forced to take notice of a problem they had previously seemed happy to exacerbate. However, as far as education ...

Today marks the 30th Anniversary since the battle of Cuito Cuanavale. The African National Congress joins the international community in observing this historic encounter since the battle of Cuito Cuanavale in 1988. The battle of Cuito Cuanvale was pursued against the apartheid regime leading to the ...
After their rulings on Tamimi, there are no fair-minded people left in the world, not even in brainwashed Israel, who can seriously claim that an apartheid regime does not exist in the territories. The BDS movement should congratulate the officers who lifted all doubt from those who still had any doubts.
To commemorate this year's Human Rights Day, the Apartheid Museum launched the #BillOfRightsZA initiative and we're all about it. The "bill" lists the number of lives affected in the struggle against the apartheid regime in order to remind South African of the real cost of its freedom and bill of rights.
In our last op-ed for #IsraeliApartheidWeek, MICHIA MONCHO looks at the tactics defenders of Israeli apartheid use to deny the horrible truth. Following in a long history of white South African apartheid deniers, Israel's apologists wrote in several South African publications during this #IsraeliApartheidWeek ...
It is not surprising that the first images that cross the mind when hearing of this are those related to apartheid South Africa and the Third Reich. Mandating by law that a declaration of religious belief is necessary and then adding a requirement that each such declaration be investigated for falsehood would ...
The city's Zara Nicholson said: “Two days before SA celebrates Human Rights day, the city's executive mayor Patricia de Lille will join about 40 claimant families where we will host a ceremonial ceremony to hand over land to these claimants who were dispossessed under the apartheid regime in the early ...
During apartheid in South Africa, he along with inmates such as former presidents Nelson Mandela, Kgalema Petrus Motlanthe, and Jacob Zuma served terms ranging from six to 18 years at the notorious prison, which officially closed in 1996. During his 2,190 days of incarceration, which ended in 1991, ...
Censorship, one of the insidious strategies used by the apartheid government, has made an ominous comeback in South Africa with the recent X18 classification of the award-winning film Inxeba (The Wound). In South Africa the film can now only be shown in locations licensed to screen adult entertainment ...
Censorship, one of the insidious strategies used by the apartheid government, has made an ominous comeback in South Africa with the recent X18 classification of the award-winning film Inxeba (The Wound). In South Africa the film can now only be shown in locations licensed to screen adult entertainment ...
South Africa's new flag, designed to represent the "Rainbow Nation", has almost completely supplanted the previous, apartheid-era flag, but some South Africans worry about the context in which the old flag is still flown and want to ban its display. The Nelson Mandela Foundation, which wants the ...
The Nelson Mandela Foundation has asked the courts to ban "gratuitous displays" of the apartheid-era South African flag. The foundation argues public displays of the flag amounts to "hate speech, unfair discrimination and harassment". The flag, it added, was a celebration of the crime against humanity ...
International Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) is an international series of events that seek to raise awareness of Israel's apartheid system over the Palestinian people and to build support for the growing Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. Many people remember apartheid as a dark chapter ...
ISLAMABAD: India has emerged as an apartheid state totally dominated by the Hindu fundamentalists, according to a book written by academician Dr Junaid Ahmad to expose the true face of India. The Readers Club launched Dr Junaid's book 'India an Apartheid State' at an event here on Wednesday ...
STELLENBOSCH, SOUTH AFRICA – MAY 27: Students hold up the old South African flag in protest at removal of the plaque honouring H F Verwoerd from the Accounting and Statistics building on the Stellenbosch University on May 27, 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa. In April, Prof Wim de Villiers, Rector ...
The Nelson Mandela Foundation has applied to the Equality Court in Johannesburg for an order that will effectively ban members of the public from flying the "apartheid South Africa" flag. The foundation said it wants the court to find that "gratuitous displays of the old official flag of apartheid South Africa ...
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 28th Feb, 2018 ):Dr Junaid Ahmad, an accomplished academician took upon himself the task to expose the true face of India and in his well researched book he came to the conclusion that India had emerged as an apartheid state totally dominated by the ...
This was part of a larger plan by the ANC to repay nearly $18 billion in public debts borrowed by the apartheid government during 46 years of white-settler rule. The plan was a bid to woo Wall Street and persuade international financiers that the black-majority government had curbed its communist ...
The foundation has made an application to the Equality Court for an order declaring that gratuitous displays of the apartheid flag constitute hate speech, unfair discrimination and harassment based on race. The flag has previously been displayed at various demonstrations including a march against farm ...
New construction work on a road near occupied East Jerusalem could portend the imminent opening of an “apartheid road”, Israeli NGO Ir Amim has warned. Earlier this week, the group said in a press release, its field researchers “spotted new construction work on the northern section of the Eastern ...
The affordable housing proposal in the qualifying bid for the multi-billion rand development of Cape Town's Foreshore reproduces apartheid spatial planning, according to the City's Transport and Urban Development (TDA) commissioner Melissa Whitehead. This was one of the reasons why Whitehead, ...
This, states Whitehead, was "forwarding the principles of apartheid" and she would "go all the way to the Constitutional Court" to oppose it. She says in her report that she favoured Proposal B, which suggested a gigantic circular building at the Foreshore which would dwarf all other urban structures.
This, states Whitehead, was “forwarding the principles of apartheid” and she would “go all the way to the Constitutional Court” to oppose it. She says in her report that she favoured Proposal B, which suggested a gigantic circular building at the Foreshore which would dwarf all other urban structures.
Here was a man, Brown noted, who could cross all party lines, counseling every president from Truman to Trump; a man who held integrated meetings in South African at the time of Apartheid; a man who visited the most desolate of prisons and who ventured into Russia and North Korea, charming both ...
The 31st Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Dr. Wendell Anthony, will take place on Sunday, Feb. 25, at 9:30 a.m. at Fellowship Chapel located at 7707 W. Outer Drive in Detroit. Anthony, who also serves as President of the Detroit Branch NAACP, will welcome South African freedom-fighter and anti-apartheid ...
What's happening in Palestine is not only an occupation and ethnic cleansing, but a racist discrimination system of Israeli apartheid which, before now, the entire world has never yet witnessed. Like the apartheid regime in South Africa, injustice will not go away by wagering on negotiating with those ...
How Apartheid Planning Led To Environmental Injustice. Poor people's health still suffers due to pollution, because government hasn't ... The apartheid government came to power in 1948 and poured resources into MEC megaprojects. Iscor's massive Vanderbijlpark iron and steel plant, together with a new ...
And, yes, the less said about the horrors the armed forces of this apartheid entity inflicted on the children of Gaza, in the three wars it waged there between 2008 and 2014, the better. I say 'barbarous' because I can't imagine any other word here. All these facts are known, you say, so why devote a column to ...
'My father-in-law did not show up for the wedding. My future wife had to leave her family home the moment we asked permission to 'go out' together, a tradition in those days. There were certain members of the family whom she visited on her own; my presence was not welcomed. I was a confident human ...
There is, by now, something that South Africans ought to have learnt about universities and the "racialised" friction between black and white youths in post-apartheid South Africa. If we look at the Thabang Mosiako incident, the 2016 Free State University "rugby spectators" attack on black students, and the ...
In the 20th century, Nazi Germany and apartheid South Africa stood out with their oppressive racist policies. While the brutality of the Nazis is incomparable in modern history, people of colour in apartheid South Africa were living the humiliation and oppressive policies of white supremacy on a daily basis for ...
Christelle believes Sampie may ultimately be remembered for his fearlessness in speaking truth to power, and "a public intellectual who constantly reminded apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa of the injustice inherent in economic inequality." Whether this was the apartheid government under former ...
JOHANNESBURG - While some lobby groups say the High Court's decision to set aside the Public Protector's CIEX report brings into question her ability, others say Busisiwe Mkhwebane missed the opportunity to investigate apartheid economic crimes. Absa, the Reserve Bank and Treasury challenged ...
The North Gauteng High Court has set aside a report by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane which ordered that R1.125 billion be recovered from banking group Absa, for government funding given to apartheid era bank Bankorp, which was never paid back. The Public Protector's proclamation came after ...


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