The news seldom makes me smile, this news story made me smile.
And yes it is only proposed, and there’s a lot of time between now and 2020 for backpedaling, but the fact that the suggestion has been made by Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew, the fact that we are having this conversation about changing our American iconography to relect all of its tapestry, not just the old, the male, and the white, well that is progress.
Now it’s worth noting, that the way the dollar is declining, I would argue that we need these iconographic changes on our gold and silver coins as well; but hey it is a good start!
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