Nelson Mandela

This ad featuring a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in support of Israel will be featured on dozens of billboards across L.A. (Photo courtesy

Dueling Billboard Campaigns Pit MLK Against Mandela On Israel

A billboard battle aimed at swaying public opinion on Israel is being waged on the streets of Los Angeles.



Nelson Mandela’s Family To Be Honored At 29th Annual Odyssey Ball

Granddaughters of Nelson Mandela, Princess Zaziwe Dlamini-Manaway and Princess Zamaswazi Dlamini, and Dr. Anton Bilchik, Professor of Surgery and Chief of Medicine at John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center, stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to discuss the 29th annual Odyssey Ball in Beverly Hills.

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Nelson Mandela Laid To Rest In Ancestral Village

Big guns fired a salute in the rural village where Nelson Mandela grew up and military servicemen marched stiffly behind his casket on a winding dirt road Sunday as South Africa said goodbye for the last time to the man who reconciled the country in its most vulnerable period.


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Nelson Mandela Remembered By Fellow Congregants At First A.M.E. Church

More than 1,000 First A.M.E. church members paid their respects at the morning service, where Bishop T. Larry Kirkland spoke.

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Guerrilla street poster artist Robbie Conal with his tribute to Nelson Mandela (credit: Claudia Peschiutta/KNX1070)

LA Street Artist Organizes Mandela ‘Art Attack’

A guerrilla street artist is paying tribute to Nelson Mandela by recruiting volunteers to place posters of the late South African leader around Los Angeles.


Anti-apartheid leader and African National Congress (ANC) member Nelson Mandela smiles during a photo session after his first press conference since his release from jail, 12 February 1990 in Cape Town. (credit: WALTER DHLADHLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Reporter Recalls Moments Following Mandela’s Historic Prison Release

Los Angeles Times Deputy Managing Editor Scott Kraft described the historic day Mandela walked out of prison, and what it was like to be there.


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Residents Recall Nelson Mandela’s Historic Visit To Southland

As news of Nelson Mandela’s death swept the world it got many Southland residents remembering a historic trip he made here in 1990, shortly after he was released from prison.


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UCLA Professors Remember How Mandela Moved Campuses To Join Fight Against Apartheid

In 1986, UCLA students, moved by the late South African leader’s fight for racial equality, protested the university’s investments and companies with business ties to the country.

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Former South African President Nelson Mandela Dies At 95

Nelson Mandela, who battled apartheid in South Africa before becoming its first democratic leader, died at his home in South Africa.