Marion Sims statue honoring the 19th century doctor who did experimental surgery without anesthesia on enslaved African-American women has been removed from New York's Central Park. "Rather, it is a visual focal point that will bring attention to a factual display that Green-Wood will build to document Sims' story including his shameful experimentation on enslaved women in the South between 1845 and 1849". "Sims is not our hero", shouted the others.
"While some may have thought Dr. J Marion Sims was a pioneer, we know that his work was highly unethical and deeply racist", New York City Public Advocate Letitia James tweeted Tuesday.
Bon-Ton Heads to Liquidation
Reuters reported Tuesday that money raised from the auction will be used to repay what is owed to Bon-Ton's creditors. Bon-Ton had been working with a group of investors including two mall developers on a going-concern bid .
"I am incredibly disappointed", he said.
Mengele was a German Nazi physician who carried out experiments on prisoners at concentration camps during the Holocaust. The bronze statue, previously held upon a granite base in the park, will rest on a low pedestal in the cemetery, The New York Times reported.
New Nasa mission searching for exoplanets which could harbour life
The postponement was announced about two hours before the planned blast off from a NASA launchpad in Cape Canaveral, Florida. NASA stated that spacecraft will fly in a unique orbit that will allow it to study almost the entire sky over two years.
The mayor also chose to leave the plaque to Henri Philippe Petain where it is in the Canyon of Heroes.
In the beginning of 2018, the Commission determined the fate of the most controversial monuments, including the legendary Explorer and discoverer of America Christopher Columbus.
J. Cole Announces Surprise New Album 'KOD' Being Released This Week
On top of that, MissInfo reports that the album has three different subtitles and suggests that there are 12 songs on it. Cole was in Australia in December wrapping up the touring cycle for his last album, 2016's 4 Your Eyez Only .
"Our approach will focus on adding detail and nuance to - instead of removing entirely - the representations of these histories", de Blasio said in January.