Freedom Train


Freedom Train






Harriet Tubman & the Struggle Against Slavery

“FREEDOM TRAIN” tells the story of Harriet Tubman, a young black woman, living under the yoke of slavery, who would risk her life so that others could be free. Set at a time when divisions over slavery in America threatened Civil War, Harriet escapes North from her plantation life, only to return South to lead her people to freedom as the most legendary of “conductors” on The Underground Railroad. Her life teaches us that we must sometimes “answer the call,” break the rules, and be willing to take the consequences when we do.




Vision FT


Service FT


Harriet Tubman Every great dream
begins with a dreamer.
— Harriet Tubman
Frederick Douglass The soul that is within me,
no man can degrade.
— Frederick Douglass
Sojourner Truth I feel safe in the midst of my enemies,
for the truth is all powerful and will prevail.
— Sojourner Truth
Harriet Tubman FT Freedom? I won't never find that
‘til my People do.
— Harriet Tubman
Martin Luther King, Jr. Darkness cannot drive out darkness;
only light can do that.
— Martin Luther King, Jr.





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