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Truth, Sojourner

Pronunciation: /truːθ/
(Circa 1797–1883), American evangelist and reformer; previously Isabella Van Wagener. Born into slavery, she was sold to an Isaac Van Wagener, who released her in 1827. She became a zealous evangelist, preaching in favour of black rights and women’s suffrage.
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