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Bernanke: Dump Jackson, not Hamilton, on dollar bills

Jun 23, 2015

Bernanke: Dump Jackson, not Hamilton, on dollar bills

Former Federal Reserve chief-turned blogger Ben Bernanke is calling for the U.S. Treasury to abandon plans to drop Andrew Hamilton from his featured spot on the $10 bill and to dump Andrew Jackson from the $20 instead. Bernanke wrote Monday that he is “appalled” ...

Berlin demonstrators dig migrant 'graves' to highlight crisis

Jun 22, 2015

Berlin demonstrators dig migrant 'graves' to highlight crisis

Around 5,000 people joined a Berlin demonstration on Sunday by a controversial protest group that dug mock graves in front of parliament to highlight Europe’s deadly migration crisis, police said. The political art group calling itself Centre for Political Beauty had planned to march ...