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President Barack Obama kisses poet and author Maya Angelou after giving her the 2010 Medal of Freedom (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Maya Angelou, ‘One Of The True Jewels Of Humanity,’ Dead At Age 86

Maya Angelou, an award-winning author and poet, and a prominent voice in the civil rights movement, has died at the age of 86.

05/28/2014

Jeremiah Wright (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race Relations

Unfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.

11/05/2012