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'Father Of Gynecology,' Who Experimented On Slaves, No Longer On Pedestal In NYC

<img src=’’ alt=’A statue of surgeon J. Marion Sims is taken down from its pedestal in Central Park on Tuesday. A New York City panel decided to move the controversial statue after outcry, because many of Sims’ medical breakthroughs came from experimenting on enslaved black women without anesthesia.’/>

Kendrick Lamar, 'Press Democrat' Claim Pulitzers. Here's The Full List Of Winners

<img src=’’ alt=’Kendrick Lamar, whose album DAMN. won this year’s Pulitzer Prize for music, performs in London earlier this year..’/>

Lamar joins the staffs of The New York Times and The Washington Post as this year’s prize winners, among many others. See the list of winners and watch Monday’s announcement ceremony here.

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