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Why some people want this Abraham Lincoln statue taken down

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Why some people want this Abraham Lincoln statue taken down

Why some people want this Abraham Lincoln statue taken down

CNN’s John Avlon takes a look at the history of the Emancipation Memorial of former President Abraham Lincoln and why Washington, DC delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton has re-introduced a bill to have it removed from Lincoln Park near the US Capitol.


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