NYC removes statue of doctor who experimented on slaves

Credit: Seattle Times- Published on April 17, 2018
NEW YORK (AP) — A statue of a 19th century doctor who did experimental surgery without anesthesia on enslaved African-American women has been removed from New York’s Central Park. The city’s Public Design Commission voted Monday to accept a mayoral panel’s recommendation to remove the statue of Dr. J. Marion Sims, known...
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