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Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People (African American): Sarah Bradford: #BLACKHISTORY A very informative book. Prior to reading this book, I had assumed Mrs. Tubman took her people to the North, the land of "Freedom". I was wrong, Mrs. Tubman had to take her people all the way to Canada, to be free. In the North, with the passage of the fugitive slave act, Harriett Tubman knew her people would/and could be 'captured' by Northern slave catches, CLICK TO READ MORE

Harriet Tubman - A truly inspirational individual with her dedication to the liberation and freedom of her people. Learn more about her at:

Someone that was very brave in history is Harriet Tubman. She risked her own life for people that she did not even know. Harriet Tubman walked day and night sneaking around to save people that she had never even met before. She had to change her whole entire life to help these slaves be free. This was a very selfless act and for this Harriet Tubman inspires me. -- Kalle M. #OneBraveThing

Sojourner Truth was born Isabella Baumfree circa 1797. Sojourner Truth was her self-given name, from 1843 onward. She was an African-American abolitionist and women's rights activist. She was one of several escaped slaves, along with Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman, to rise to prominence as an abolitionist leader. She believed in and sought political equality for all women. #WomenWhoWow #JLNVGovBall #January11