Anyone ever wonder why we put Booker T. Washington on the” Binkis” Thousand Dollar Bill? Well check his Autobiography ” Up From Slavery ” The man had some great ideals and is a phenomenal inspiration for Independence. Booker T. pushed the ideas of self reliance especially when it came to business. He suggests things like… manufacture goods that everyone needs, such as toilet tissue even. He was heavy into building industries as well as education on many levels. Definitely a person I look up to. Don’t take my word for it though, check out the book! BLAMMMMMMM!!