900-mile trek, ending in Buffalo on Juneteenth, is intended to raise awareness about human trafficking, which RAMP Global Missions founder Kelly Galloway says is modern-day slavery.
"The failure to produce a statue to the anti-slavery hero Harriet Tubman is unfortunate and but not surprising in Niagara Falls," writes The News' Editorial Board.
The City of Niagara Falls will issue a request for proposals from sculptors interested in creating a statue of Harriet Tubman.
It's the second time the city has run into trouble with plans to erect a statue of a Black abolitionist leader.
White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Monday that the Treasury Department is taking steps to resume efforts to put abolitionist leader Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill.
Since 1990, the U.S. celebrates Harriet Tubman's achievements on March 10 — Harriet Tubman Day. Here's a timeline of her remarkable life.
Next week’s national release of “Harriet,” a film honoring Tubman’s life, has electrified the Buffalo public school named in her
Jeanne Giovannini’s life changed through the movement she celebrates each day. The president of the National Women’s Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls graduated from high school, she said, at a time when women who sought to work outside the house were tacitly expected to be a “secretary, nurse or a teacher.” She got married, left Seneca Falls and