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Ghana Wants To Remove Statue Of Gandhi Over Racism Controversy

Professors campaigned to have the statue at the University of Ghana removed over Mahatma Gandhi's "racist identity." Now the Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it wants to move it — for its protection.
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