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Tuesday, February 03, 2015

African Americans in World War II

February is African American History Month and 2015 is the 70th anniversary of the year World War II ended. Increasingly, as World War II continued, America needed the service of its African-Americans citizens, despite its considering them as separate, and, unequal. African Americans distinguished themselves as loyal, hard-fighting Americans, and yet, they continued to receive discriminatory treatment. Their stories can be found in many works of fiction, nonfiction, and film. Here are a few:

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