In the Civil War, Tubman served as a spy for the Union (aka the North.) And given President Trump's recent rhetoric surrounding the removal of Confederate statues, New York Times editor Max Fisher made an astute observation about the hypocrisy of the Trump administration:
President Trump responded by blaming "bad people and hate on many sides," whilst identifying himself with the alt-right and calling out the alt-left as "coming out and attacking us." The use of the pronoun "us" to identify with the Neo-Nazi alt-right has come at the great disturbance of many, even among the Republican party.
He's not going to be there long enough to print any money...soon he'll just be making license plates!— Sam White (@spiceyresistor) August 31, 2017
Weird. Also, embarrassing and complicit. He should be ashamed.— Judith Rubin (@JBR6691) September 1, 2017
Let's make good on that promise in 2020.