The Rarity of Black Prosecutors; A Lack of Female Statues; The War on Plastic Bags

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The "Alice in Wonderland" statue in Central Park is one of several statues depicting a fictional woman. There are currently no statues of historical female figures in the park.

There are exactly 22 statues of historical figures in Central Park, and exactly ZERO of them depict women. Hear from advocates who are pushing for the park to add statues of celebrated women in history. Plus: Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen with an update on the city’s affordable housing goals; surprising discoveries about Pluto revealed by the New Horizons mission; the dearth of black elected prosecutors in the U.S.; and why environmentalists hate plastic bags so much.