Congress Honors Black Marines

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hundreds of African-American veterans who helped to integrate the Marine Corps during World War II at a time segregation was an everyday reality are now proud recipients of the nation's highest civilian honor....

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    Members of Congress Ander Crenshaw (FL), Debbie ... Supper Suite by STK honors The Creative ... and politics, including: Anthony Anderson ( ...
    04/26/2015 - 1:11 pm | View Link
  • Elon senior awarded Fulbright to teach English in France - Elon University
    Omolayo Ojo, an Honors Fellow and recipient of the ... was established in 1946 by Congress to ... Society, and she serves at Elon on the Black ...
    04/24/2015 - 11:55 am | View Link
  • Black in Time: Generations connect seeking justice - Miami Herald
    McKay, Sr. began the tour at the Black Police ... violations within the African National Congress. ... This program honors Leslie Kimbrough, a ...
    04/23/2015 - 5:33 am | View Link
  • 10 Undersung National Parks - National Geographic
    ... by Trevor Clark, Aurora Photos) A black lava ... > Remote Retreat: Congress named Alaska’s ... commemorates the Shanksville crash site and ...
    04/21/2015 - 5:54 am | View Link
  • Ethelbert Miller: A Sustaining Presence is Forced Out and Everyone ... - Tikkun Magazine
    ... of wide-ranging commitments and honors: he chairs ... real ways, the voice of the Black community that ... Massachusetts member of Congress ...
    04/20/2015 - 11:02 am | View Link
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  • Women’s History Month: Advocacy Group Honors Global Leaders at Library of Congress
    On Saturday, March 7, the Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W) hosted the 2015 GC4W International Women’s Day Awards and Benefit Gala at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. The event honored women from around the world, in leadership ...
    04/24/2015 - 7:03 am | View Link
  • Black in Time: Generations connect seeking justice
    The high school students quietly gathered to hear first-hand from the pioneer black policeman. In Miami’s historic ... alleged human rights violations within the African National Congress. The commission was a precursor to the Truth and Reconciliation ...
    04/23/2015 - 10:54 am | View Link
  • Obama honors Patriots for Super Bowl win, community service
    as the first black woman in the nation's top law enforcement post. She will replace Eric Holder, a perennial lightning rod for conservatives who was once held in contempt of Congress. Federal prosecutor Loretta Lynch won confirmation to serve as attorney ...
    04/23/2015 - 8:42 am | View Link
  • Honoring students and staff
    All honors come to fruition first by dedication and hard work ... Nate Terveen Student/Athletes choses as Academic All-State – Cross Country Joseph Barnes and Taylor Dupont Black Hills Conference Champions in Competitive Dance and Volleyball Black ...
    04/23/2015 - 6:30 am | View Link
  • Women of the civil rights movement to be honored in Allentown
    Maxine Waters of California. "We can't forget these women." The event is a collaboration of the Library of Congress, Women Leaders of the Congressional Black Caucus and the Freedom Memorial, which honors Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King.
    04/21/2015 - 10:17 am | View Link
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  • Library of Congress: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877
    Links to resources on the Civil War and Reconstruction in the South, slavery and abolition, and Abraham Lincoln and other abolitionists at the Library of Congress
    04/27/2015 - 9:49 am | View Website
  • Medal of Honor
    The Medal of Honor is the United States of America's highest military honor, awarded for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty.
    04/26/2015 - 8:13 pm | View Website
  • CBCF Congressional Internship Program
    CBCF 2013 | The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. is nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy, research and educational institute based in Washington, D.C ...
    04/26/2015 - 6:19 pm | View Website
  • Congress honors Devil's Brigade
    Susan Walsh. Congress honors Devil's Brigade. Rochester, N.Y., native Thomas W. Hope is escorted to his seat for the presentation of the Congressional Gold Medal ...
    04/26/2015 - 12:53 am | View Website
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    February is African American History Month. The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National ...
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