Blackface turmoil comes amid bid to honor black tennis great


Blackface turmoil comes amid bid to honor black tennis great
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. Ashe’s nephew, David Harris Jr. says the two unrelated developments could offer an opportunity to […]

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