Nelson Mandela

Reader Input: Three who operate on a higher plane

America, America, God shed his grace on thee! God called Nelson Mandela home and gave America the gift of Barack Obama and the Catholic Church the gift of Pope Francis. When one do ...

Another View: Movie depicts real-life drama of Mandela’s life

On New Year’s Eve 1999, my wife, Valerie, and I were having dinner at the home of Granite Bay friends David and Andrea Kelly and talking about the New Millennium. OK, OK, I ...

World, Auburn look back on Nelson Mandela leadership legacy

In his decades spent fighting for freedom and equality, Nelson Mandela inspired and challenged the world to stand up for others. As word of Mandela’s death spread, current an ...

President doesn’t measure up as leader

Recently the president said the following in reference to Congress: “They need to do their job. Now’s the time to go ahead and make the tough choices. That’s why they’re ca ...