‘Harriet’ Actress Cynthia Erivo Says Portraying the Courageous Abolitionist ‘Made Me Braver in My Prayers’

For Harriet star Cynthia Erivo, playing the iconic historical abolitionist and Christian believer carried special spiritual significance. The actress, who recently appeared in Bad Times at the El Royale and Widows, said that, as a woman of faith herself, she was inspired by Tubman’s boldness in prayer and actions.

Russia’s Boikova and Kozlovskii Win 1st Grand Prix Gold at 2019 Skate Canada

In their second season on the Grand Prix circuit, Russia’s Aleksandra Boikova and Dmitrii Kozlovskii maintained their overnight lead to win their first Grand Prix gold at 2019 Skate Canada International. Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro of Canada took the silver, while Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov of Russia pocketed the […]

WATCH: Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Once Became So ‘Disillusioned’ With the Church He ‘Angrily’ Abandoned It, But Returned to the Faith During ‘One of the Darkest Periods’ of His Life

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, who spent four years training in seminary, said he once got so “disillusioned” with Christianity he abandoned it in a huff. But he found hope in his faith again during one of the “darkest periods” of his life.