sojourner truth

Sojourner Truth Fought To Free Her Son From Slavery, Rediscovered Documents Reveal

She was a fearless advocate for enslaved Black people and women.
02/28/2022

Campaign Launched to Put Rosa Parks, Sojourner Truth on $20 Bill

Non-profit seeks to honor women's voting rights.
03/08/2015

This Day in Black History: May 29, 1851

Sojourner Truth delivered “Ain’t I a Woman?” speech.
05/29/2014

This Day in Black History: March 31, 1888

Sojourner Truth founded the National Council of Women.
03/31/2014

Photo of the Day: A Capitol Homecoming for Frederick Douglass

Bronze statue of Douglass unveiled in the U.S. Capitol.
06/19/2013

This Day in Black History: Feb. 4, 1986

The U.S. Postal Service issues Sojourner Truth stamp.
02/04/2013