Dr. Maya Angelou, the renowned poet and author, has passed away at the age of 86. Over the years, Democracy Now! featured Angelou’s tributes to Fannie Lou Hamer, Ossie Davis, Coretta Scott King, Max Roach, and Nelson Mandela. Use this video timeline to scroll through her selected speeches from our archives. See each segment with a full transcript here. …
- Wage Theft is a Crime
June 26, 2014
- Watch Ta-Nehisi Coates lay out the inescapable math of American racism
June 17, 2014
- Maya Angelou: a titan who lived as though there were no tomorrow (Gary Younge)
May 30, 2014
- Live video chat: The legacy of poet, pioneer Maya Angelou
- Dave Chappelle Maya Angelou Iconoclasts (2006)
- Maya Angelou 1928 – 2014 – Newsnight (BBC)
- Maya Angelou: Video Timeline of the Legendary Poet and Activist on Democracy Now!
May 28, 2014
- FACING THE TRUTH: THE CASE FOR REPARATIONS (with Ta-Nehisi Coates)
May 23, 2014
- JUST SAY NO…to the War on Drugs
May 21, 2014
- Magic Johnson responds to Donald Sterling | MSNBC (feat. Mark Thompson)
May 14, 2014
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