Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers — Leader of men, staunch opposer of segregation – civil rights activist, WW2 veteran, & family man

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The 369th Infantry Regiment – The Most Decorated Combat Unit of WWI

Considered one of the most decorated combat units of World War I, the “Harlem Hell Fighters” solidified the strength American military power and fighting skill.  Americans were generally considered weak […]

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Colonel Charles Young – The First Black Colonel of the U.S. Army

Charles Young was born on March 12, 1884.  He was only the third African-American to graduate from West Point and the first to reach the rank of Colonel.  In 1917 because […]

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The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)

In the early years of the blunder known as the Iraq War, Al Qaeda in Iraq originated from a Sunni extremist group called al-Tawhid wal-Jihad lead by Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. In the 90’s Zarqawi and his terrorist cell was a group of amateurs with more ideology than ability – the 1999 failed bombing in Amman, Jordan was proof of that.

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