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Black military leaders uphold proud tradition of service

Black military leaders uphold proud tradition of service

| November 23, 2014

By Merdies Hayes Special to the NNPA from Our Weekly As the nation paused this Veteran’s Day to honor past and present members of our fighting forces, a brief review of the long list of African American men and women in the military reveals faith in country, courage within and outside of battle, and above […]

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The Legendary Colonel Charles Young—another look at black military history

The Legendary Colonel Charles Young—another look at black military history

| February 17, 2014

New information has come to light linking Colonel Charles Young to an early fraternal organization known as The Black Cats, or Beta Kappa Sigma, at Wilberforce University.

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