maya angelou

Five Books To Read About Black Celebrities Who Have Gone Too Soon

From Tupac to Maya Angelou, these books celebrate the lives and legacies of these unforgettable figures.
10/27/2021

US Mint Honors Maya Angelou And Other ‘Extraordinary’ American Women On New Quarters

Angelou will join a group of trailblazers.
10/13/2021

Maya Angelou To Be Honored By The American Women Quarters Program

Astronaut Dr. Sally Ride will also be celebrated.
05/12/2021

Mattel Reveals Maya Angelou Barbie Doll For Black History Month

“Our efforts include a commitment."
01/15/2021

Oprah Winfrey Wishes Maya Angelou Could Have Seen Sen. Kamala Harris Be Elected Vice President

The poet and activist passed away in 2014.
11/13/2020

Here Are Some Of Our Favorite Black Excellence Moments From This Decade

So much to inspire us for the next decade.
12/31/2019

Oprah Let A Hater Know Maya Angelou Gave Permission To Use Her First Name

She also soft flexed on everyone in the process.
04/04/2019

This Decades Old Video Of Maya Angelou Correcting A Teen Sparked A Huge Debate On Twitter

See what she said that had Twitter in an uproar.
03/16/2019

Hillary Clinton Tells 11 Year Old Marley Dias About the Time Her Weave Got Snatched

HRC confessed to wearing a fake ponytail in middle school.
10/07/2016