An exhibition of Zanele Muholi's work at Brooklyn Museum showcases how difficult it can be to protect equality.
Nate Freeman from Iowa met with activists on an almost 7,500-mile ride through 10 countries.
More than 30,000 soldiers from Brooklyn participated in the four-year war, which ended 150 years ago.
South Africans see the new 'Daily Show' host as a source of pride and hope.
The 31-year-old South African comedian will take over for Jon Stewart, who is leaving the show after more than 15 years.
For a movie that deals with consciousness, artificial intelligence and the forces of evil, Chappie doesn't take itself too seriously.
At a press conference for media who had just watched a screening of Neill Blomkamp's movie Chappie, some bizarre questions were traded, including whether Wolverine could take on Batman.
Since his first State of the Union address, economic concerns have continued to dominate Barack Obama's presidency. Which perhaps explains his gray hair.
A monthlong festival showcases new photography in the country.
Writer Alex Perry discusses the challenges of reporting on the vast and diverse continent and the growth of the humanitarianism movement.