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Surging Interest In Black History Gives A Lift To Museums, Tourism
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States are trying to capitalize on the 50th anniversaries of many civil rights milestones.
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Nicki Minaj Compared Herself To Harriet Tubman And Twitter Users Are Pissed
The rapper tied herself to the legendary abolitionist while griping that her new album, “Queen,” came in at only No. 2.
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Kanye West Tweets Fake Harriet Tubman Quote After Saying Slavery Was 'A Choice'
There's no evidence the activist said the quote, which reads, "I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves."
Baltimore Rededicates Former Confederate Memorial Site To Harriet Tubman
The ceremony was held on the 105th anniversary of the famed abolitionist's death.
Women Honor Harriet Tubman With 100-Mile Trek Along The Underground Railroad
GirlTrek members are walking from eastern Maryland to Delaware in five days.
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American Students Aren't Learning The Full Truth About Slavery
Students often get only a superficial view of the atrocity that built the country, a new study finds.
Why Kids Across The U.S. Are Writing Books About Female Heroes
"Strong girls need to be writing strong pieces about other strong women in our communities."
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Mnuchin Brushes Aside Questions About Whether Harriet Tubman Will Appear On $20 Bill
Donald Trump previously called the move to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill “pure political correctness.”
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Rare Photos Show Lesser-Known Black Women Activists Of The 19th Century
They are hidden figures no more.
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25 Reasons to Visit Maryland’s Eastern Shore Now
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8. Plan at meal at one of Cambridge’s distinctive restaurants, such as Jimmie & Sook’s (a “jimmie” is a male crab, a “sook
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The 20 Funniest Tweets From Women This Week
The ladies of Twitter never fail to brighten our days with their brilliant ― but succinct ― wisdom. Each week, HuffPost Women
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Cynthia Erivo Will Star In Harriet Tubman Biopic, 'Harriet'
Production is set to begin later this year.
Harriet Tubman, Who's Being Recognized More And More, Is A Total 10 In Rare Portrait
A historian discovered a photo of Tubman younger than we've ever seen her.
Why I Had Mixed Emotions About The Women's March
Black women are entitled to our anger and frustration.
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This Lady Gaga Parody Gives A 'Million Reasons' Why 2016 Really Sucked
Baby, we just need one good one ... Hello?
Despite A Century Of Women's Rights Progress, Hillary Clinton Still Faces Outrageous Sexism
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Clinton will be our next president, adding another milestone to the ongoing battle for women's equality. But the sexist backlash won't end once she's inaugurated. The struggle must continue.
The Seeds Of Compassion: On The Path To Ending Slavery
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The period that followed was a test of my faith. Several attempts to align the stars so the video could realize its full
This Congressman Really Loves Confederate Flags, Hates 'Racist' Harriet Tubman Bill
It's 2016, but not if Rep. Steve King has anything to say about it!
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