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February 09, 2021

Black History is American History – It’s More than a Month!

Honoring Influencers, Intellectuals, and Poets through the Power of Words and Voice.
We invite everyone to amplify, read, and share the works and voices of Black Word Warriors.

Amanda Gorman (Super Bowl performer on 02.07.2021):
-The Hill We Climb -
-TedEd Using Your Voice is a Political Choice -

Dr. Maya Angelou:
-Phenomenal Woman:
-Caged Bird:

Langston Hughes:
-Dreams: Dreams by Langston Hughes | Poetry Foundation

Jericho Brown

Jericho Brown Reads His Pulitzer Prize Winning Poems - YouTube

The art of words | Jericho Brown | TEDxEmory - YouTube

Nikki Giovanni

Nikki Giovanni reads three poems - YouTube

Why Not the Right Thing the First Time | Nikki Giovanni | TEDxHerndon - YouTube

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