Latest South Africa under apartheid Stories

2011-04-13 10:15:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted film director, Advocate.com columnist and Israel supporter Michael Lucas is demanding that the political group Queers Against Israeli Apartheid stop using images from his blockbuster series of films shot in Israel on anti-Israeli propaganda.

2010-05-06 08:14:00

BALTIMORE and MADRID, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Six universities in the Laureate International Universities network will confer an honorary doctorate degree to Nelson Mandela, the first president of South Africa and a Nobel Peace Prize winner, in recognition of his tireless fight against apartheid within and beyond the borders of his country.

2010-02-22 12:14:06

Since the end of apartheid, land reforms have been one way of righting the wrongs to which the black South African majority was previously subjected.

2009-08-28 14:41:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Black Chamber of Commerce, Inc. has recently received contracting data from the U.S. Department of Transportation concerning federally funded highway projects.

2009-07-18 13:00:10

Anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela says he is humbled by efforts to honor his 91st birthday, including a musical tribute in New York. The former South African president, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993, prepared a videotaped message for Saturday's scheduled birthday events since he does not have the strength to travel for such ceremonies, The Times of London reported. We are humbled by the call for an annual Mandela Day in our honor.

2009-06-09 16:07:33

Warner Bros. Pictures says Invictus, Clint Eastwood's South Africa-set, big-screen drama, will open in U.S. theaters Dec.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).