Tuesday Go Ponder: Listening to Sojourner Truth

Listen. Close your eyes and listen.

In this video, the phenomenal Alfre Woodard reads “Ain’t I a Woman?“, a speech delivered by abolitionist Sojourner Truth at the Women’s Convention in 1851. This is part of a reading from Voices of a People’s History of the United States in 2007 at All Saints Church in Pasadena, CA.

Listen. Close your eyes and listen. And just remember, there is still a long way to go…

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