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$27 Million Senegal Statue Causes Criticism for President Abdoulaye Wade

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A massive bronze statue of Africans holding a baby over their head may have seemed like a good idea at the time, but $27 million later, the heat is on Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade. He spent the huge sum to construct the monument, which most people in the country see as an indulgent abuse of power by the Democratic President. According to NPR, the 160-foot statue is supposed to symbolize African triumph over intolerance and serve as a tourist destination, but opponents aren't buying...Read Full Story