Latest "black history month" stories
Fayetteville State University will start providing free tuition to all military-connected students this fall.
The four women of the Copeland-Haynes family have all graduated from or are currently attending West Point.
By Military Times staff
Veterans group launches podcast series for Black History Month on Black veterans and their mental health
The series aims to address issues including how PTSD impacts Black veterans and their family members, Black veterans experience with military sexual trauma, and research related to Black veterans’ mental health.
Black Force Recon Marine, battlefield commission, Vietnam War hero ... snubbed for the Medal of Honor?
He is one of the most decorated Marines in Force Reconnaissance history. He is also black.
By Todd South
Seventy-five years later, the Netherlands honors the ‘Black Liberators’ who helped end the Nazi occupation
In 1944, Allied forces began liberating the Netherlands from Nazi occupation. Among these soldiers were black GIs whose role in the liberation had largely been overlooked in historical accounts. Now, the Black Liberators Project seeks to highlight the service and sacrifice of these soldiers, including the 172 buried in Netherlands American Cemetery in Margraten.
By Dylan Gresik