Today’s National Post front page, illustrated by Kagan McLeod. Full Nelson Mandela coverage.
Today’s Top 10 Front Pages: “Madiba is Dead”
The image of just one man appears nearly universal on front pages across the globe today. Nelson Mandela, a former political prisoner who became president of South Africa, and one of history’s most influential world leaders, died Dec. 5 at age 95. Today’s front-page photographs and headlines reflect his grace and distinction.
De Standaard / Brussels, Belgium
The Mercury / Durban, South Africa
Los Angeles Times / Los Angeles, Calif.
Hartford Courant / Hartford, Conn.
El Colombiano / Medellin, Colombia
Northwest Florida Daily News / Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Honolulu, Hawaii
Chicago Tribune / Chicago, Ill.
Poughkeepsie Journal / Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Standard-Speaker / Hazleton, Pa.
Always impressed by Eddie’s work. Illustration and design by Eddie Alvarez for the Asbury Park Press, Asbury Park Design Studio.
Robert and the VicAd crew put together an awesome front page today. Check out the rest of the Newseum’s Top Ten.
This makes my skin hurt. /LT
The Portland Mercury (US)