“I ain’t got no heart to go and see the sufferings of my people played on the stage. I’ve heard ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’ read, and I tell you Mrs. Stowe’s pen hasn’t begun to paint what slavery is as I have seen it at the far South. I’ve seen the real thing, and I don’t want to see it on no stage or in no theater.” — Harriett TubmanContinue reading “The Truth Must Be Told”
Tag: Black History
Harriet Tubman, American Abolitionist
An escaped enslaved woman who became a “conductor” on the Underground Railroad, leading enslaved people to freedom before the Civil War, all while carrying a bounty on her head.Continue reading “Harriet Tubman, American Abolitionist”
Forget Your Past And Move On Please!
One of many reasons I enjoy blogging using WordPress is bloggers in our community can have open and honest discussions about any topics; and open and honesty are what I am hoping we can have today.Continue reading “Forget Your Past And Move On Please!”