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A Black Lady Liberty On A Coin? Yes, Please!

On top of that, in the next two years the Mint plans to depict Lady Liberty in a few other ethnicities and races. But for the first time, Lady Liberty, who symbolises the Roman goddess Libertas, is to be portrayed as woman of colour. The coins weigh one ounce each and will come in a wood presentation case, an anniversary booklet and certificate of authenticity. "Part of our intent was to honor our tradition and heritage, but we also think it's always worthwhile to have a conversation ...

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Last Minute Volunteers Welcome For Philly's MLK Day Of Service

To that end, celebration co-chair Vanessa Tyus said organizers reached out to more Jacksonville-area churches and community leaders this year, asking them to participate. Let us know in the comments. Donald Trump ain't nothing new. "We want to be inspired by his work so that we can consider him when we go about our day-to-day actions.

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Rep. John Lewis Says Trump Is Not 'A Legitimate President'

Despite Lewis being a revered figure in the US's struggle for racial equality, Trump chose to attack him on Twitter. The Democrats' delusional thinking about why Hillary Clinton lost to Donald Trump has infected the entire party as at least seven Democratic members of Congress will boycott Trump's inauguration.

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Martin Shkreli and Milo Yiannopolous prevented from speaking at UC Davis

Shkreli, best known for raising the price of a critical cancer drug from $13.50 to $750 per pill, was scheduled to appear at the University of California, Davis for a speaking event alongside another infamous troll, Milo Yiannopoulos. But the university said in a statement , "Despite some reports, there were no broken windows or other property damage during the protest. Stay safe, everyone", Yiannopoulos said in the statement.

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Much of Region May Miss Brunt of Winter Storm

Minor ice accumulations are possible in these areas, ABC7 meteorologist Cheryl Scott said. "I don't want to put ice accumulation totals because a 1-2° difference can create a big difference in how much ice accumulates but overall precipitation totals will be in the 1-3" range Friday-Monday.

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Driveway Ticket Sparks Outrage For Michigan Man

Taylor said the officer who issued the ticket hadn't knocked on his door to inform him of the problem. "I encourage our officers to write this ticket", Berlin said. "All it takes is someone to hop in this auto and take off". "You're putting the public at risk", Roseville police Chief James Berlin said. "This is purely a public safety issue", he tells Fox 2 .