Nelson Mandela

12/06/13- Tom and the crew open the show discussing the life and death of Nelson Mandela.

Nelson Mandela, a man who survived the most pressing trials of South Africa’s apartheid history, has passed away at age 95. Nelson Mandela became the…

I met Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg, South Africa on November 14, 1991. We met one year after Mandela was released from serving 27 years in…

President Obama gives his speech after the announcement of Nelson Mandela’s death.  Watch the speech below:  

The slate of movies dominated by Black actors continues this holiday weekend with openings for Black Nativity starring Jennifer Hudson, Angela Bassett and Forest Whitaker,…

  Recently Idris Elba stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! to talk about his up coming movie ‘A Long Walk’ where he portrays the living civil rights  legend Nelson Mandela.  Mandela and Idris Elba have yet to meet, but the actor did such a great job of playing him that at one point Mandela was convinced it was himself he was watching on the […]

Nelson Mandela’s granddaughter Zoleka Mandela the 33-year-old launched a book in South Africa Tuesday, “When Hope Whispers,” that recounts her family’s involvement in the fight against South Africa’s white minority regime, her struggles with alcohol and drug addiction, the loss of two of her children and her fight against breast cancer. As posted by, Blackamericaweb.com […]

According to EWN Reporter, actor Idris Elba suffered an asthma attack just before the South African premiere of his upcoming film “Mandela: Long Walk To…

The Winnie Mandela biopic hits screens on Friday with Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard as the iconic South African couple. It’s but one of two…

Nelson Mandela has been released from the hospital, according to Pulse of Radio. Reports say that Nelson Mandela has been released from the hospital. Mandela was hospitalized since June due to a lung infection and will now continue his recovery in the confines of his home. President Jacob Zuma‘s office said in a statement, “Madiba’s condition remains critical […]