Redeeming Uncle Tom: The Josiah Henson Story

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Explore the story of Josiah Henson (voiced by actor Danny Glover), the real-life inspiration for Uncle Tom in Harriet Beecher Stowe's classic 1852 novel, recognized as one of the sparks that ignited the Civil War. Henson spent a portion of his life in Kentucky before escaping in 1830 and eventually settling in Ontario, Canada.

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First Aired: February 14, 2019