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Harriet Tubman

Remember These 5 History-Making Women This Memorial Day

Throughout American history, it's no secret that women have been denied the same rights as men - including serving for our country. "Trailblazers" are... Read More »

Donate to the Harriet Tubman Home to #BringHarrietHome and Preserve Her Legacy

A new historically significant campaign, #BringHarrietHome, is seeking to preserve Tubman's legacy and focuses around a single, newly discovered photo... Read More »

Is Putting Harriet Tubman On the $20 Bill Racist and Sexist? Some GOP Members Think So

As if getting a woman's portrait on an American bill wasn't hard enough, some members of the GOP led an initiative to block the American woman credite... Read More »

10 Interesting Facts You Didn't Know About Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman may be one of the most prolific and pivotal figures in American history. She was a renowned abolitionist and risked her life to rescue... Read More »

Harriet Tubman Wins Poll to Be the First Woman On the $20 Bill

The campaign to have a woman featured on the $20 bill revealed a winner Tuesday. After a 10-week online poll, Harriet Tubman received 33.6 percent of... Read More »

Want to See a Woman on the $20 Bill?

By Maggie Mallon Prepare your wallets: The $20 bill might be getting a makeover. Last week, Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) introduced a bill to updat... Read More »

7 Badass Women in History Who Need a Big Biopic, Stat

By Megan Angelo Female biopic development is on a tear lately: Marisa Tomei is gearing up to channel feminist icon Gloria Steinem. Elizabeth Banks jus... Read More »