Opinion & Commentary

Harriet Tubman photo, Library of Congress


Who do you consider a hero? What qualities do you admire in that person? Write a tribute to your hero, whether they are well-known, such as abolitionist Harriet Tubman, or a member of your family. [Photo: Harriet Tubman, Library of Congress]

Learn more about the remarkable life story of Harriet Tubman, the courageous abolitionist who escaped slavery and became a "conductor" on the Underground Railroad, selflessly putting her own life at risk to lead others to freedom.


  • Hing Ze

    My mother immigrated from Hong Kong to America during her high school years, and continued to live here for college, through early adulthood, till now.