Rapper Kanye West ranted about the Underground Railroad conductor Harriet Tubman, claiming she never actually freed slaves.
President Trump has proposed a monument featuring 30-plus figures from American history, at a time when many Americans are grappling with tributes to controversial icons of the past.
The card from OneUnited Bank shows the legendary abolitionist making a cross-armed gesture that clearly has multiple meanings.
The "Harriet" star is the only Black actor nominated in the acting categories for the 2020 Oscars.
And when it was pointed out that Tubman was Black, the executive offensively dismissed the concern.
The director discusses the Cynthia Erivo backlash and why we need more films that deal with slavery.
The British actor had not been a popular choice, especially considering past comments about American Blacks.
Local residents are protesting the sale while the nonprofit that owns it says selling it is crucial for its survival.
Cynthia Erivo stars as Tubman in "Harriet," which also features appearances by Janelle Monáe and Leslie Odom Jr.
Democrats held a press conference to urge Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to fulfill plans to put abolitionist Harriet Tubman on the $20 note.