Maya Angelou

Meghan Markle with Waves for Change charity representative

Meghan Markle says we are in the middle of a mental health “crisis,” and for good reason

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Lauren Geall
  • Moving lines from poetry

    50 of the most poignant lines from poetry

  • Life

    The exhilaration and anxieties of playing Maya Angelou

  • Nikita Gill

    My feminist icon: Nikita Gill on why Maya Angelou inspires her the most

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“How dare people compare Maya Angelou to men accused of domestic violence?”

She was a sex worker. They were alleged abusers. They’re not the same thing.

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Moya Crockett
Visible Women

Remembering the wit and wisdom of Maya Angelou

On what would have been the writer and activist’s 90th birthday, we look back at her most life-affirming quotes.

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Moya Crockett

Watch black teenagers pay tribute to Maya Angelou on her birthday

The inspirational poet would have been 89 on Tuesday

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Elle Griffiths