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RIP Nelson Mandela, pictured at his South African home in 2010, 'triumphed as a symbol of national reconciliation between South Africa's races'

Nelson Mandela dead: A symbol of resistance

A descendant of kings who became the most famous black man in history: Life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, the secular saint who refused to give in to hate. Pictured at his South African home in 'triumphed as a symbol of national reconciliation betwe

Actual photo of The Great King Shaka Zulu

An old century photograph of a Zulu warrior - The Zulu people, Zulu Tribe and legendary King Shaka Zulu

soulfulremixed: Steve Biko was the founder of the Black Consciousness Movement in South Africa. In 1968 he cofounded the all-black South African Students’ Organisation. The organisation’s message spread from campuses to the general community, and in 1972 Biko helped found the Black People’s Convention. He was arrested many times for his anti-apartheid work and in 1977, died from injuries while in police custody. Joan Baez ~ Biko https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hn1QS1p94Oo

Black Positive Image

Steve Biko was an anti-apartheid activist in South Africa in the and A student leader, he later founded the Black Consciousness Movement which would empower and mobilize much of the urban black population.

apartheid-era stairs, South Africa. "' One day, Lily, one day. When we have freedom, you and I will go to the park.'" (p 71) said by Uncle Max

Apartheid South Africa

A photo depicting a sad and tragic part of the South African history.

black people in Victorian Britain - Eleanor Xiniwe, The African Choir. London Stereoscopic Company, 1891.

Hidden histories: the first black people photographed in Britain – in pictures

Eleanor Xiniwe, The African Choir, London Stereoscopic Company. Courtesy of © Hulton Archive/Getty Images Black Chronicles II

african crafts for kids | was inspired to get my girls to make one of these huts and also my ...

Ndebele hut

Beaux- quet ( craft project) These are Ndebele [uhn-duh-bee-lee] huts in Africa (where I was born). They are so colourful and beautiful. An art form of pure genius architecture all in their own rig…

Biltong is as South African as can be and we pay a fortune for our weekly biltong with the big match. But have ever tried to make it yourself? Here is a simple  biltong recipe which is really not c...

Make your own biltong- Great easy recipe

South African Biltong Air dried meat (beef or venison) _A bit like jerky.

One of the most inspiring people on the planet. Wishing you a swift recovery Mr. Mandela.  Nelson Mandela by Yousuf Karsh

Nelson Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, activist, lawyer, and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to It has been one year since his death on December