[US] Legendary author Maya Angelou dies at age 86

[US] Legendary author Maya Angelou dies at age 86

Todd Leopold, Ashley Fantz, Moni Basu and Faith Karimi – CNN – Thursday, 29 May 2014 (originally published 28 May) (CNN) — A literary voice revered globally for her poetic command and her commitment to civil rights has fallen silent. Maya Angelou died at her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on Wednesday, said her literary […]

Dorothy Height: ‘Queen’ Of Black, Women’s Empowerment

Dorothy Height: ‘Queen’ Of Black, Women’s Empowerment

Dorothy Height: ‘Queen’ Of Black, Women’s Empowerment Allision Keyes – NPR – National Public Radio – Friday, 18 February, 2011 (originally released 17 Feb) February is Black History Month and Tell Me More observes the month with a series of short vignettes. In this installment, NPR reporter Allison Keyes shares her black history hero. I’m […]