South Africans poured into the streets to mourn the passing of their first black president Wednesday. Black, Indian, and white, they embodied the racial harmony that Mandela strove for.
Aislinn Laing, Correspondent /
December 5, 2013
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the global icon who guided South Africa from the dark days of apartheid toward a multiracial, democratic nation, passed away today just shy of the 20th
anniversary of his inauguration as his nation’s first black president.