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Trump on Harriet Tubman on $20 Bill: ‘I Don’t Like Seeing It’ — ‘Pure Political Correctness’

Thursday on NBC’s “Today,” Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump weighed in on the federal government’s decision to remove former President Andrew Jackson from the $20 bill for abolitionist Harriet Tubman. Trump called Tubman “fantastic,” but described the decision as “pure political correctness.” “Andrew Jackson had a great history,” Trump said. “I think it’s very rough…

Trump on Harriet Tubman on $20 Bill: ‘I Don’t Like Seeing It’ — ‘Pure Political Correctness’

Thursday on NBC’s “Today,” Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump weighed in on the federal government’s decision to remove former President Andrew Jackson from the $20 bill for abolitionist Harriet Tubman. Trump called Tubman “fantastic,” but described the decision as “pure political correctness.” “Andrew Jackson had a great history,” Trump said. “I think it’s very rough…

Child Brides ‘Tolerated’ In European Asylum Centres

Some child brides are living with older husbands in asylum centres in Scandinavia, triggering a furore about lapses in protection for girls in nations that ban child marriage. Authorities have in some cases let girls stay with their partners, believing it is less traumatic for them than forced separation after fleeing wars in nations such…

Child Brides ‘Tolerated’ In European Asylum Centres

Some child brides are living with older husbands in asylum centres in Scandinavia, triggering a furore about lapses in protection for girls in nations that ban child marriage. Authorities have in some cases let girls stay with their partners, believing it is less traumatic for them than forced separation after fleeing wars in nations such…