In this Wednesday, July 5, 2017 file photo, South Africa's ruling party president Jacob Zuma addresses party delegates to close their policy conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. A South African court on Friday Oct. 13, 2017, has dealt a legal blow to Zuma, opening the way to reinstating hundreds of corruption charges against him.
President Donald Trump plans to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months. The wife and husband who were held hostage for five years in Afghanistan are being described as adventure-seekers who wanted to see areas of the world infrequently traveled by Westerners.
“As black South Africans, we've always been told our culture is uncivilised, our culture is backward. Because of social media platforms reinforcing these stereotypes it becomes harder.”
Afros and bell bottoms, swirling hips and dim-lit discos. Is this New York City in the '70s? No, it's Johannesburg in 2017, although, Major Lazer 's “Particula” music video does fancy itself a flash back into a more perfect historical time.
A new exhibition opening in Atlanta encourages visitors to abandon their preconceived notions about Africa and explore the creative efforts of people using design to bring about change on the vast continent.
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