Daily digest: A Sojourner Truth memorial is coming to Akron, controversy at Babyn Yar, and more

Good afternoon and welcome back to another Friday news roundup to close out the week.

Here’s what you need to know for the weekend:

A Sojourner Truth memorial is coming to Akron

The National Trust for Historic Preservation, in partnership with the Summit Suffrage Centennial Committee and the United Way, and John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, has unveiled plans to honor abolitionist and suffragist Sojourner Truth with a new memorial in Akron, Ohio. To honor Truth’s legacy, a statue will be installed at the site of her May 29, 1851, speech at the Ohio Women’s Rights Convention.

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