French mayor “evicts” first black Marianne statue

story via http://www.france24.com/en/20150126-france-mayor-evicts-first-black-marianne-statue-fremainville-cran

This was beginning of 2015.

“I don’t see any reason why the French Republic would not be black,” Maurice Maillet, who was the town’s mayor for 25 years before losing last year’s poll to Allègre, said in reaction to his successor’s decision. “Just look at France’s national football team”.

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