George Washington by Peale and Stuart

Today, Benjamin Franklin is known for the many accomplishments he made during his lifetime. He’s revered as a founding father of the United States, and also as a writer, printer, political philosopher, politician, Freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, scientist, statesman, and diplomat.

Yet despite his many accomplishments, over the past year, Franklin has become a target of cancel culture.  

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