The best-selling novelist reflects on the acclaim she’s received for her work, including Half of a Yellow Sun and, her latest, Americanah.
Sowore, publisher of the Sahara Reporters website, and Khan, senior communications director of Women for Women International, examine the crisis of Nigeria’s stolen girls.
One of only three Hispanics in the U.S. Senate, the foreign relations committee chair weighs in on U.S. policy, including on Egypt, Ukraine and immigration reform.
Twenty years after the fall of apartheid and the first free elections in South Africa, Newman takes a look at the country today and discusses her text, After Freedom.
The real-life hero of Hotel Rwanda reflects on his experience, 20 years ago, during one of the worst mass slaughters in modern history.
The world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland.
In a tribute to Nelson Mandela, Tavis talks with activist-entertainer Harry Belafonte, Rep. Maxine Waters and talk show host Larry King, all of whose paths crossed with this extraordinary man, and also shares a personal memory of the then-ANC deputy president’s 1990 visit to Los Angeles.
The world mourns the loss of a man who dedicated his life to fighting for equality. Nelson Mandela was a defiance symbol of how one man can make a difference.
The only American ambassador to present his credentials to President Nelson Mandela offers his unique perspective on South Africa’s transformation.
The official liaison between the Mandela family and the world’s media, Lee assesses the president’s trip to Africa & his efforts to re-engage with countries there both economically and emotionally.