They are poets, playwrights, novelists and scholars, and together they helped capture the voice of a nation. They have fearlessly explored racism, abuse and violence as well as love, beauty and music. While their names and styles have changed over the years, they have been the voices of their generations and helped inspire the generations that followed them. What follows is a list of prominent Black authors who have left a mark on the literary world forever. Acclaimed American poet, author and activist Maya Angelou was born in St. Louis, Missouri in
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Many of the most compelling love stories are tragic ones. How many have left you in tears? Anna Karenina appears to have the perfect happy family with her husband, a wealthy bureaucrat, and their son, until she begins what becomes a very public affair with a handsome count. Their relationship quickly dissolves, along with her place in society. Disgraced, shamed, and heartbroken, Anna meets her death on the Russian railroad.
This is a timeline of notable events in the history of the lesbian , gay , bisexual and transgender LGBT community in Canada. The RCMP, throughout the late s and the entirety of the s, kept tabs on homosexuals and the patrons of gay bars in Ottawa and other cities. The force also worked with the FBI's own surveillance of homosexuals and alerted the FBI when a suspected homosexual had crossed the border to the United States. I am not against homosexuals as people, but I do not support their lifestyle choices. I believe homosexuality is a moral issue.