There are two major schools of thought which have influenced our thinking about the Tubman era and President Tubman’s legacy.
Citizens of Liberia, in their collectivity â€“ small and large â€“ hold the sacred right to demand the removal of their leaders without being accused of treason.
Ever since the election of President George Weah and his Coalition for Democratic Change-led government in 2017, the administration has made a concerted effort â€“ wittingly or unwittingly â€“ to construct a new narrative about both immediate and distant past.
Indeed, Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine spent himself in a worthy cause for Liberiaâ€™s betterment. Sadly, like the many great sons and daughters before him whose legacies live only in distant fading memories, what is left of him will depend upon the society he leaves behind.