Letter From Soweto: Mourning and Celebrating Outside Mandela's Old Home

Gideon Levy and Alex Levac join tens of thousands of people at Mandela's memorial service, in a nation that seems a little surprised at the outpouring of sympathy from the world over.

JOHANNESBURG – Rain began falling in Soweto Monday evening, drenching the parade of men pushing trash carts. They marched down the roads leading out...