1/13: Tensions boil up between Democrats and FBI Director James Comey; New gold coin depicts Lady Liberty as a black woman
Saturday, 14 January 2017 Simmering tension between congressional Democrats and FBI Director James Comey boiled over Friday; Lady Liberty has always been depicted as a white woman -- but now, for the first time, she will be depicted as a black woman on a commemorative coin issued by the U.S. Treasury.
Dave Eggers’ new children’s book examines our nation’s values through the history of the Statue of Liberty. But this is no dry social science lesson. With... SFGate - EntertainmentAlso reported by •New Zealand Herald
Soap Company Dove is facing a wave of criticism after an ad showed a black woman in a brown shirt taking it off and revealing herself to be a white woman. MailOnline - Front PageAlso reported by •New Zealand Herald •PRWeek •Reuters •CBC.ca