Push to honor black tennis star comes amid blackface scandal

February 10, 2019 6:27 PM

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A movement to rename a Richmond, Virginia, thoroughfare for groundbreaking black tennis player Arthur Ashe Jr. is cresting just as the state finds itself in turmoil over a blackface scandal involving the governor and attorney general. Continue Reading


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