Nelson Mandela

A personal reminiscence of the Nobel laureate, whose anti-apartheid novels masked her own ruthless ideology

The photogenic Danish prime minister epitomises the out-of-touch Brussels elite

‘Although Mandela is an incomparably more important figure than Princess Diana, the process by which the real person is replaced by a fantasy is no more edifying this time’

‘I have spent this week in the lonely position of one who admires both Nelson Mandela and Margaret Thatcher’

The assistance Nelson Mandela’s party received from the Soviet Union still influences the ideology of South Africa’s government

As Jacob Zuma takes over as South Africa’s president, the ‘Beloved Country’ needs to break with idolatry