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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An African American man who was denied officer status in the U.S. […]

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Black Newspapers’ Coverage of Black Soldiers’ Mistreatment Considered War Crime During World War II, the Black […]

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A group that publicizes Kansas history is planning a three-day celebration in Topeka next month to mark the 150th anniversary of the formation of the first unit of black soldiers to go into battle during the Civil War...

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In celebrating the bicentennial of the War of 1812, many historians have said that remembering the pivotal role African Americans played in the outcome of the war is key...

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