Maya Angelou Quote: “I will not sit in a…”

Angelou Quote, stylish black young woman with short hair

I will not sit in a room with black people when the N word is used. I know it was meant to belittle a person, so I will not sit there and have that poison put on me. Now a black person can say, ‘Oh, you know, I can use this word because I’m black.’

Maya Angelou


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Name: Maya Angelou
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: April 4, 1928
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