Maya Angelou Occupation: Writer, Poet, Civil Rights Activist Born: April 4, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri Died: May 28, 2014 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina Best known for: Her autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Where did Maya Angelou grow up? Maya Angelou was born Marguerite Annie Johnson on April 4, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri. Her closest family[…]
The Digital Divide continues throughout the world. A 2015 paper from the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings notes that although 3.1 billion people have Internet access, there are still 4.2 billion people on this planet, or 58 percent of the world, that do not.