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Sojourner Truth was a massive part of the suffrage movement. She was a slave to many different owners until she gained her freedom in 1826. After she gained her independence she went on to go around the world and preach the truth, hence the name.She helped the woman of color go far when it came to obtaining their rights. She had a speech called ‘Ain’t I A Woman?” In this speech she talks about how black women were treated differently than white women. “That man over there says that women need to be helped into carriages, and lifted over ditches, and to have the best

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