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Janelle Monae Joins Cast of Upcoming Harriet Tubman Biopic

Janelle Monae is not only an amazing musician, but a talented actress. Following her appearances in…

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Cynthia Erivo Cast as Harriet Tubman in New Film

Cynthia Erivo has been cast in Focus Features upcoming new film Harriet about abolitionist leader…

Baltimore Renames Former Confederate Site in Honor of Harriet Tubman

A portion of Baltimore’s Wyman Park Dell that was once the site of two Confederate…

Rare Photo of Harriet Tubman to Be Displayed at African-American Museum

In an announcement on Tuesday, The Library of Congress revealed that it has digitized and…

Women’s March Protestor Tried it by Placing P**sy Hat on Harriet Tubman Statue

Saturday’s women march in New York City marked the second coming of last January’s universal demonstrations…

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[Black Lens] SXSW Heats Up, March Goes Mad, Winter Strikes Back, The Week in Photos

This week’s events in photos were a sign that Spring is around the corner, although…

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A Short List of Rep. Steve King’s Most Volatile Remarks

Iowa Rep. Steve King has been in the news recently because of racially charged comments…

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Legacy of Harriet Tubman Preserved at New Center in Maryland

Nearly two centuries after the famous abolitionist Harriet Tubman was born on a Maryland plantation, a…

Women Globally Set Out to Walk Like Harriet Tubman

On March 10 and 11, a movement will be taking place. Literally. Thousands of Black…

Foundation Raises Funds to Save Photo of Harriet Tubman

The Harriet Tubman Home is on a mission to preserve the legacy of its namesake, abolitionist…