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‘Moonlight’ Director Barry Jenkins Working on Amazon Series

Following a whirlwind Oscar win for Moonlight, writer-director Barry Jenkins is already working on his…

Harriet Tubman

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…

Keep Harriet Tubman – and all women – off the $20 bill

Why Harriet Tubman on the $20 Might Not be the Best Idea

On one hand, replacing the face of Andrew Jackson – a man whose wealth was…

Harriet Tubman

Obama Honors Harriet Tubman

President Barack Obama’s designation Monday of a new national monument to Harriet Tubman, who escaped…

Where Was the 1st Underground Railroad?

Where Was the 1st Underground Railroad?

We have all been regaled with stories about our slave ancestors escaping from the harsh…

WAIT, WHAT?Conservative Blogger Calls for ‘Underground Railroad’ to Kidnap Children of Gay Parents

Stupid White men (if Drake can give his non-Black fans a pass to say the…

Lesser-Known Underground Railroad Highlighted

During their June 20-24 meeting, the National Underground Railroad Conference hopes to reveal an unspoken…