The U.S. Treasury Department has announced that Harriet Tubman will replace former President Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill.
In this edition of The Roland Martin Show Audio Podcast Martin talks about the history of former Pres. Jackson and the reason why the move by the U.S. Treasury Department is so important.
In the third hour of TheRoland Martin Show Audio Podcast listen to Martin’s hour-long interview with Sven Beckert, author of “Empire of Cotton.” Beckert’s book explains how the institution of slavery made capitalism possible in the United States and around the Globe.
Plus, Martin takes your calls on the topics of the day.