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Video: The Breathtaking Courage of Harriet Tubman

Escaping slavery; risking everything to save her family; leading a military raid; championing the cause of women’s suffrage; these are just a handful of the accomplishments of one of America’s most courageous heroes. This animated video intended for a YA audience details Harriet Tubman’s many fights for freedom.

Written by Janell Hobson.

Animated by Yan Dan Wong.

A Ted-Ed video.

Running time: 5 minutes

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