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Is ‘Comrade Tubman’ Mural Pushing a Socialist Agenda? [In Ithaca, NY]
Posted on 09/19/2010 1:50:24 PM PDT by NativeNewYorker
A mural approved by the Public Arts Commission under the Green Street bridge is causing a minor uproar after Underground Railroad leader Harriet Tubman leader was described as Comrade Tubman. In an interview, the artist said his goal is developing a socialist movement in the United States.
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KEYWORDS: cityofevil; ithaca
To: Behind Liberal Lines
More co-opting of history by the hard left.
posted on 09/19/2010 1:53:57 PM PDT
posted on 09/19/2010 1:54:37 PM PDT
(Obama is the least qualified guy in whatever room he walks into.)
I just love those “City of Evil” pings.
posted on 09/19/2010 1:55:30 PM PDT
by Old Sarge
(Marking Time On The Government's Dime)
posted on 09/19/2010 1:58:32 PM PDT
by Bean Counter
(Now what kind of a geroo are you anyway?)
Call to arms patriotic painters, make the changes necessary
posted on 09/19/2010 2:00:51 PM PDT
by ronnie raygun
(We are our founding fathers keepers)
posted on 09/19/2010 2:06:55 PM PDT
(Fighting for truth and the American way... http://citizensfortruthandtheamericanway.blogspot.com/)
Glad someone is doing this, since we don’t already have a socialist movement established. geez
Where has this ding-dong been? Developing a Socialist movement. Uhh did he notice who occupies the White House?
My very thoughts, what a dumbass he deserves to be a socialist.
Harriet Tubman was obviously an outspoken activist in abolitionism as well as postwar civil rights. She also actively campaigned for women’s suffrage . But she lived in NY for the bulk of the early, radical socialist labor movement and never involved herself in any of it. She was a devout AME Christian, and the openly anti-Christian nature of the movement likely disgusted her.
She was a devout AME Christian, and the openly anti-Christian nature of the movement likely disgusted her.
That's VERY interesting.
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