Harriet Tubman And The Underground Railroad Essay

1284 Words May 25th, 2016 6 Pages
‘’Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.’’ When it comes to heroes, Harriet Tubman and Cesar Chavez are both great people to think about. Harriet Tubman saved the slaves, including herself, from captivity. Also, Cesar Chavez fasted as a protest for the farm workers who were dying from not getting enough money to live on. The story of Harriet and the underground railroad followed by the north star was about how Harriet saved slaves from suffering. The story of Cesar was about how he improved farm workers’ lives. these two stories are alike and different in many ways. Harriet Tubman’s story was way more effective on human rights because of her courage. Harriet Tubman’s story was clearly the better one because unlike Cesar Chavez, she made more of an effect on human rights.

Cesar Chavez and Harriet Tubman did have many differences but they also had many things alike. Cesar cared about people who were suffering and so did Harriet. However, Harriet was a slave, unlike Cesar. Cesar tried his best to help people who were suffering on low money that weren 't able to buy medicine, which is almost like Harriet because they both tried helping these people not die. Although, Harriet did more for other people’s freedom than Cesar Chavez because Harriet saved slaves at the same time other than Cesar Chavez who took a long time with his protest and at the same…

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