New gold coin depicts Lady Liberty as a black woman

CBS News - Saturday, 14 January 2017
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.

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