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National Harriet Tubman Historical Park Closer To Reality

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Harriet Tubman’s legacy is getting a little bit help from the National Parks Service. And a Harriet Tubman National Park could soon be a reality in Upstate New York. Sen. Charles Schumer says the Department of the Interior has completed a land transfer agreement that...

Republican Congressman Wants To Defund The Harriet Tubman $20 Bill

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You’d think Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) had more important things to worry about instead of the $20 Tubman bill. You know, things like gun control? King filed legislation to block the  Harriet Tubman $20 bill. King’s amendment would bar the Treasury Department from spending any money to redesign...

Harriet Tubman’s Life Is Headed to the Big Screen

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Harriet Tubman is having a moment, nearly two hundred years after she was born. Last week we learned her likeness will appear on the new $20 bill, her New York home could become a national park, and Viola Davis is also working on a film...

Harriet Tubman’s NY Home Could Become a National Park

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U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch has made it possible for Harriet Tubman’s Auburn, NY home to be turned into a national park. On Friday, Lynch signed a general agreement that will allow for the transfer of land to the National Park Service. According to the...

Ben Carson Continues To Be Trash, Says Harriet Tubman Deserves to Be on the $2 Bill, Not the $20

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We seriously cannot wait for Ben Carson’s media moment to be over. In addition to being one of the worst presidential candidates turned Trump surrogates, the former neurosurgeon also thinks Harriet Tubman doesn’t deserve to be on the front of the $20 bill. On Wednesday, Carson appeared...

Harriet Tubman Will Replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill

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According to Politico, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will announce an unexpected overhaul to U.S. currency. While there was a push to put a woman on the $10 note,  Lew is expected to announce he’s made a change to the $20, $10, and $5 bills instead. While Alexander...