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Frederick Douglass Statue Vandalized

A statue of abolitionist Frederick Douglass was vandalized over the weekend in Rochester, NY. The monument stood in Maplewood Park, near the site where Douglass would help transport escaped slaves along the Underground Railroad.  On Sunday, it was ripped from its base and found about 50 feet away near the Genessee River. Police don’t know… Read more »