May 29, 1851

“Truth is powerful and it prevails.” Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth delivers her “Ain’t I Woman?” speech at the Women’s Convention in Ohio.

Sojourner Truth was an African-American abolitionist and women’s rights activist. Truth was born into slavery in Swartekill, Ulster County, New York, but escaped with her infant daughter to freedom in 1826

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Link to Photo Credit: Ain’t I A Woman Speech

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