African Expert Network (Washington, DC)
Winnie Mandela's Muddled Legacy and African Women's Voices
Afua Osei, co-founder of She Leads Africa, writes about the crucial role the late Winnie Mandela played in the formation of post-Apartheid democracy and how the Western media seems incapable of grasping this nuance as the coverage of her passing exposes a profound lack of consideration toward African women's history. Read more.
AXN, 26 April 2018
Winnie Mandela passed away earlier this month at age 81. South Africa’s largest newspaper, the Sunday Times, opened its obituary by referring to her as a “a stalwart in… Read more »