The news that Harriett Tubman will be featured on US 20-dollar bills spread widely today. There were some excited, joyful responses to recognition of such a powerful historical figure:
Then, there were some less than ecstatic responses to a woman who fought so diligently against a capitalist system which exploited black bodies to be the literal face on our currency:
As usual, I love the way Jay Smooth breaks this down, as he did almost a year ago as buzz about a Tubman bill was just beginning to circulate.
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