Benjamin Banneker – #WeTellTheirStories

On our @Ham4Progress Instagram we will be highlighting those who have changed history but didn’t make the history books in our new series: #WeTellTheirStories. First up, Christopher Jackson recites a letter from Benjamin Banneker, a free Black man living in Boston, to Thomas Jefferson highlighting the hypocrisy of the Declaration of Independence. This piece, introduced by RenĂ©e Elise Goldsberry, was

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