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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Poetry
Ten Dollar Bill, Alexander Hamilton

Woman’s Face On U.S. Currency Shouldn’t Be A Politician’s Face

Put a poet there. A scientist. A musician with a social cause. A social worker. A teacher. A suffragette. An abolitionist. But, please, not a politician.

July 7, 2015

U.S. Poet Maya Angelou Dies At 86

Washington (AFP) – Celebrated African-American author, poet and human rights activist Maya Angelou has died at the age of 86, U.S. media said Wednesday. Mayor Allen Joines of Winston-Salem, North Carolina told Fox T.V. affiliate WGHP in the southern state that Angelou was found Wednesday morning by her caretaker. “Listen to yourself and in that […]

May 28, 2014