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Maya Angelou, who passed away on May 28, 2014, was a renowned author, dancer, actress and activist (among other things) known especially… Read More

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Maya Angelou, the Feminist

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The first time I heard Maya Angelou’s voice, I couldn’t imagine her ever being silent. Her sound was on purpose… Read More

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The world says goodbye to one of the most influential voices of our time. Maya Angelou, who passed away on May 27th, She was a woman… Read More

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Like many recent revolutions in thought about what’s possible in America, Eunique Jones Gibson’s epiphany was sparked by the presidency… Read More

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In October 2013, nearly 11 million viewers across America tuned in to watch Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.’s, latest six-part documentary series… Read More

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