18 July 2013 marks the birthday of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, and the fourth Nelson Mandela International Day. The vision behind this key event is simple: that each individual has the ability and responsibility to impact change.
It’s not just the nation’s birthday today, it’s Malia Obama’s too. She turns 15 today, and although we don’t know yet if she will be blowing out 15 candles with her family and friends, we do know that later today her father will host.
South Africa's iconic former leader Nelson Mandela has lapsed into critical condition after spending more than two weeks in a Pretoria hospital to treat a lung infection, according to a statement from the president's office.
Cheney Throws Bush Under The Bus On Torture Program --- Asked if the former President knew about the "details" of the program, Cheney said: "I think he knew certainly the techniques, we did discuss the techniques." "There was no effort on our part to keep him from that." "The notion that the committee's trying to peddle, that somehow the agency was operating on a rogue basis, and we weren't being told or the President wasn't being told, is just a flat out lie," he later added.
Sheriff refuses to lower flag in honor of Nelson Mandela – is it a Problem?