Rebellious Times

Voyages through a time of great social upheaval. Gripping stories of personal battles, crushing defeats, and incredible triumphs.

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Before Hillary Clinton, before women could vote, there was Victoria Woodhull. Born into poverty, abused by her family, sold into marriage, Victoria became the...

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It is 1866. The Civil War has been fought and won, but has left the country in tatters. 600,000 men are dead. President Lincoln...

That's right, the first woman to run for President was in jail on election day.

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Tennessee covets two things; gold and men. Bawdy and brash, she uses her charm to help her sister Victoria fight for women’s rights. What starts...

Victoria Woodhull, the outspoken and shunned feminist of the 19th century has something in common with Santa Claus-- both had their reputations affected by...

In the 1870s, media was just starting to become powerful, and pictures were more powerful than words. And one cartoonist, Thomas Nast, was the...

George Francis Train (1829-1904) was a man of many titles. He was the "clipper ship" king, having organized the clipper slip line that sailed...

Living in Indiana, I have a special interest in Henry Ward Beecher for he was founder of the Second Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis before...

Beecher campaigns against Victoria Woodhull’s radical social equality ideas until his own affair is exposed.  His life, career, and reputation are on the verge...