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Mass. Senate unveils Frederick Douglass bust
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Mass. Senate unveils Frederick Douglass bust
The Massachusetts State Senate has added a bust of abolitionist activist Frederick Douglass to its chamber on Beacon Hill. It’s the Senate’s first state-commissioned bust of an African American.
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Statue of Frederick Douglass unveiled in Ireland
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Statue of Frederick Douglass unveiled in Ireland
The first statue in Europe of a Black statesman was unveiled in Belfast in July to honor the escaped slave Frederick Douglass, who visited the city many times while he was in Ireland during 1845.
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Poverty: a discredit to the nation
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Editorial
Poverty: a discredit to the nation
Despite America’s great success in business, poverty is still a discredit to the nation. Conservative pundits make the rate of poverty acceptable by creating the fiction that poverty is a Black affliction.
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