Tag: Maya Angelou

Serena Williams Responds to Racist Remark About Her Unborn Child

Serena Williams, a 23-time grand slam tennis champion, has endured both racism and sexism during her career on the tennis court.But when Ilie Nastase, a former French and U.S. Open champion, made a racist comment about her unborn child, Williams made it clear that she would not allow bigotry to…

Breaking News: Maya Angelou Dies at 86

By Julissa Catalan Dr. Maya Angelou, celebrated author, educator and civil-rights activist, has died at the age of 86. According to Winston-Salem, N.C., Mayor Allen Joines, Angelou was found this morning by a caretaker in her North Carolina home following a week of battling recent health complications. In the last…