Maya Angelou

Last month Dr. Maya Angelou was honored at the National Portrait Gallery with her own portrait. During the festivities, Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now,”  had…

Ambassador Andrew Young joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the life, legacy and his personal thoughts about the legendary, iconic Dr. Maya Angelou.…

The world has lost yet another one of its greatest examples of humanity, but fortunately, the work of Maya Angelou will carry on long after…

The world has suffered a great loss Wednesday when we received word of Dr. Maya Angelou succumbing to her recent health issues. Dr. Angelou’s powerful words comforted and healed generations and generations. Here are several of Dr. Maya Angelou’s most popular tweets: Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of […]

Dr. Maya Angelou, a living legend among us, has delivered a powerful, gripping tribute to Nelson Mandela on behalf of the American people. Released by…

Admired poet and author Maya Angelou celebrates 85 candles today, and her influence continues to impact others around the nation. She has produced six autobiographies,five books of essays, and several plays and volumes of poetry. Angelou has written about her past dealing with sexual abuse as a prostitute, as well as being a Civil Rights Movement coordinator […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Maya Angelou is the latest prominent Black figure to voice reservations with the newly erected Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in Washington D.C. Angelou, who consulted on the project, has an issue with a quote on the wall by the Tidal Basin of the memorial that reads: “I was a drum major for […]

Happy Birthday Wishes go out to Author, Producer, Poet and Phenomenal Woman Maya Angelou.  She celebrates 83 years on earth!  Peace and Blessings!

Today’s words of wisdom comes from Dr. Maya Angelou.  Dr. Maya Angelou is one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. Hailed as a global renaissance woman, Dr. Angelou is a celebrated poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist. Dr. Angelou’s words and actions continue to […]