Obituaries - Page 3

Desmond Tutu Remembers Miriam Makeba

TO KNOW HER, IS TO LOATHE APARTHEID By Desmond Tutu Sunday, November 23, 2008. This is a sad time for South Africa. Miriam Makeba’s death on Monday came as a great shock to me, and there is a sense of devastation here. There are
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Obituary: Louisa Marks

THE QUEEN OF LOVER’S ROCKBy Shola AdenekanWednesday, October 21, 2009. The reggae
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Obituary: Billy Taylor

DR BILLY TAYLOR: YOU KNOW HOW IT FEELS TO BE FREE By Onaje Allan Gumbs Sunday, January 02, 2011.Dr. Billy Taylor who
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Obituary: Chinua Achebe

One of the Greatest Writers the World has Ever Seen   By Shola Adenekan   Saturday, 23 March 2013.   Chinua Achebe,
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Obituary: Sankie Maimo

By Dibussi Tande   Monday, February 17, 2014.   Sankie Maimo, who has died, aged 83 from stoke after ten years of
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“Ms. Maya Angelou”

“Ms. Maya Angelou”By Stephane Dunn | with thanks to NewBlackMan (in Exile)Saturday, May 31, 2014.“Listen to yourself and in that quietude, you
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Remembering W.E.B Du Bois

Remembering the Old ManBy Mark Anthony Neal | @NewBlackMan | with thanks to NewBlackMan (in Exile)Sunday, September 4, 2016.W. E. B. Du
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Remembering Al Jarreau

Look to the Rainbow: Remembering Al JarreauBy Mark Anthony Neal | @NewBlackMan | with thanks to NewBlackMan (in Exile)Saturday, February 25, 2017.I
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