Words From the Past Illuminate a Station on the Way to Freedom

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Media Outlet: The New York Times

“This book is a capstone,” said Matthew Pinsker, a historian at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., who will be teaching it to K-12 educators at a workshop this summer. “The Underground Railroad was real, and Foner will help ordinary people understand that in a way that doesn’t rely on fiction or quilt stories, but on actual documents and records.”

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Matthew Pinsker is an ASU Future of War fellow with New America's International Security program.