Ghana professors campaign for removal of new Gandhi statue
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Ghana professors campaign for removal of new Gandhi statue

ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Professors at a university in Ghana’s capital are campaigning for the removal of a new statue of Indian independence leader Mohandas Gandhi. The petition, delivered Thursday to the University of Ghana’s governing council, takes issue with what the professors call Gandhi’s “racist identity” and controversial references to Africans in his writings. … Continue reading