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10 Life Lessons You Can Learn From the Smartest Older People

I’ve posted before about research into the most important life lessons we can learn from older people, taken from Karl Pillemer‘s excellent book, 30 …

Self-improvement

In Memory of Rachel Corrie اليهودية التى ماتت من أجل فلسطين

ZIONISTS WON'T LET YOU SEE THIS ON YOUR TV

South Africa buries 'greatest son' Mandela | Reuters

QUNU, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa buried Nelson Mandela on Sunday, leaving the multi-racial democracy he founded without its living inspiration and still striving for the “Rainbow Nation” ideal of shared prosperity he had dreamed of.<p>The Nobel peace laureate, who was held in apartheid …

Yahoo

AllAfrica.com<p>EFF leader Julius Malema went on a rampage at global struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's funeral, attacking those he claimed …

South Africa

More #madiba love. #MandelaMemorial http://t.co/nvxyUaw4sQ

Vine

Rain-Soaked Crowds Gather at Mandela Memorial

Jonathan Torgovnik / Reportage by Getty Images for TIME<p>People attending the official memorial service for former South African President Nelson …

Celebrities Arrive for Mandela Memorial

RT @BBCRosAtkins: Long queues of people using cardboard for shade. Waiting for Mandela buses to take them to Union Buildings. #BBCOS http://t.co/8vEiqNbsqO

Women tip-toeing thru the mud to the Mandela queue. In background the radio car we'll use on @BBCOS. On air in 5. http://t.co/AyMKRfsaUi

Sign language interpreter a 'fake'

JOHANNESBURG — The national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa says a man who provided sign language interpretation on stage for Nelson Mandela's memorial service, attended by scores of heads of state, was a "fake." Asked about the claim by The Associated Press, South Africa's …

Mandela’s Complicated Legacy: Who Profits from Mandela’s Brand?

Mandela’s name has been linked to everything from groups like “Bikers for Mandela” to a collection of fine wines, and members of his extended family …

Mandela's jail warden tells how a man he saw as a terrorist became a 'brother'

Jack Swart met the key figures who defined the apartheid era and cooked for Mandela during his final years in prison<p>In a worn album he keeps in a dark wooden cabinet, Jack Swart, a former prison warden, has photos of himself shaking hands with two men who defined modern South Africa. In one is …

Thousands line up to say goodbye to Mandela

2 Saudi women arrested for driving

Two Saudi women have been detained by police for driving a car in the country’s capital Riyadh and for refusing to call their male custodians to take them home.<p>The women, Azza Al Shamsi and Baria Al Zubaidi, were spotted by the police as they drove the car near a shopping complex. Azza was behind …

Alleged Mandela Deathbed Photo Surfaces On Social Media, Sparks Anger

The South African government said Thursday it would not release photographs of Nelson Mandela lying in state, and urged people to shun a purported image of the dead president posted on the Internet.<p>While tens of thousands queued to file past the democracy icon's open coffin in Pretoria, social …

Nelson Mandela dies at 95

South African president Jacob Zuma made the announcement at a news conference late Thursday, saying, "We've lost our greatest son."<p>Mandela's death …

Nelson Mandela in Pictures

Remembering Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>Nelson Mandela, the human rights leader, Nobel Laureate and first black African president of South Africa, died …