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Sojourner Truth’s ‘Ain’t I A Woman?’

Her Famous Speech Is Timeless and Timely

Credit: Sojourner Truth School

When I began working in the Midwest, I made it a goal to go pay my respects to Sojourner Truth, who died in Battle Creek, Michigan, in 1883 and is buried there.

I didn’t work far from Battle Creek so I knew it could happen. Truth is not a forgotten historical figure but she is oftentimes downplayed in the…

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