Tag: Apartheid

Barack Obama: 'I Believe in Nelson Mandela's Vision'

The world is celebrating the life and legacy of the late former South African president and anti-apartheid champion Nelson Mandela who would have turned 100 on Wednesday. World leaders gathered in Johannesburg on Tuesday to share and promote ideals that could advance the icon’s international vision. The first Black president…

Kerry Warns of 'Apartheid State' in Israel

By Chris Hoenig Secretary of State John Kerry’s office is in crisis-control mode, admitting that the secretary did not use the best choice of words when he warned that Israel risks becoming an “apartheid state” if a peace accord that creates an independent Palestinian state is not agreed upon. In…