“I was the conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can’t say — I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger.”

Harriet Tubman at a suffrage convention, NY, 1896.

I have always been an admirer of Harriet Tubman. She’s been a representation of strength, character, tenacity and courage. That said, I was not certain that I wanted to see…