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Oh My Oh Maya!
Celebrated writer Maya Angelou dazzled her audience at the
25th MLK tribute
Making an impassioned plea for courage in the face of adversity,
Maya Angelou, renowned poet, playwright and civil rights activist,
mesmerized overflow crowds at the 25th annual Martin Luther King
Jr. Commemoration on Jan. 19.
“How many times have we faced the walls of Jericho that threatened us,
maimed us, killed us, and yet we’ve been able to withstand the wrongs and
overcome,” said Angelou, speaking in her signature, dramatic style.