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Nelson Mandela, left, and his wife Winnie, raise clenched fists as they walk hand-in-hand from the Victor Verster prison near Cape Town, South Africa on Feb. 11, 1990.

'Winnie and Nelson': A new book explores a fraught political partnership

Author Jonny Steinberg’s new book, "Winnie and Nelson: Portrait of a Marriage," explores the complex relationship between Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, two of the world’s best-known freedom fighters. Steinberg joined The World’s host Marco Werman to discuss the fraught political partnership of these iconic revolutionaries.

'Winnie and Nelson': A new book explores a fraught political partnership
Couple looks at wedding officiant in ceremony

This is how an entire family that grows up together in the United States can end up with one person undocumented

This is how an entire family that grows up together in the United States can end up with one person undocumented

Lauren Groff: Two Views of a Marriage

Lauren Groff: Two Views of a Marriage
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It took a bride shortage for some northern India communities to realize the value of girls

It took a bride shortage for some northern India communities to realize the value of girls
A graffiti artist finishes a Yes campaign piece in central Dublin on May 20, 2015. Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said that Ireland must seize its opportunity to become the first country to approve same-sex marriage in a popular vote when it holds a refe

LGBT activists are excited for Ireland's refendum, but still wary of popular votes

LGBT activists are excited for Ireland's refendum, but still wary of popular votes
The author, with her extended family, in India.

Her first days in America were lonely, but this immigrant from India built a life here

Life in India was crowded and full of people. In America, Naazish YarKhan learned to build relationships all over agin.

Her first days in America were lonely, but this immigrant from India built a life here
An elderly couple holds hands while waiting to cross a London street.

The advice that older women have for the young on love, marriage

Choose carefully. That's what a a Cornell gerontologist says elderly women want younger women to know about love and marriage. Listen to what your friends say, and, as old-fashioned as this sounds, ask yourself: Is your partner a good "provider?"

The advice that older women have for the young on love, marriage
For the first time, single people make up the majority of the American adult population, up from just 22 percent in 1950.

Singles now outnumber married people in America — and that's a good thing

In 1950, singles were just 22 percent of the adult population. Now, they've taken over. More than half of American adults are single, and that may have some surprising benefits — from the way people join civic groups and socialize to how they take part in the lives of their hometowns.

Singles now outnumber married people in America — and that's a good thing
U.S. actor George Clooney smiles as he arrives on the red carpet for the premiere of "Gravity" at the 70th Venice Film Festival in Venice August 28, 2013. Clooney and Sandra Bullock star in Alfonso Cuaron movie "Gravity" which debuts at the festival.

George Clooney turns the tables on the British tabloid The Daily Mail

George Clooney may have hurt the reputation of the Daily Mail more than the paper hurt his. After the Mail claimed the mother of his fiancée was unhappy with the engagement for religious reasons, he blasted back in his own article published by USA Today.

George Clooney turns the tables on the British tabloid The Daily Mail

A Marriage Made on Stage

A Marriage Made on Stage

On the Road

On the Road

Robert and Clara

Robert and Clara

Mark and Betsey

Mark and Betsey

Georgia and Ira and James

Georgia and Ira and James

Couples

Couples