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Veterans Day legislation targets GI Bill racial inequities

By Aaron Morrison and Kat Stafford, Associated Press In honor of Veterans Day, a group of Democratic lawmakers is reviving an effort to pay the...

Oldest US Veteran of WWII Celebrates His 112th Birthday

Associated Press A Louisiana man who is the oldest living World War II veteran in the United States has marked his 112th birthday. Lawrence Brooks celebrated...

‘Twenty Pearls’ AKA Documentary Shows the Vision and Impact of Black College Women

Executive Producer and Alpha Kappa Alpha member Kimberly Esmond Adams believes anytime is the right time to tell this type of American story. “This story talks about the role that a group of college women, who were still finding their way in the world, yet were intelligent enough to understand that the world was bigger than them and they could do something concrete to make it better for everyone.”

Remembering a Forgotten World War II Hero

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent It remains by far one of the most heroic acts performed in war, and it also...

Parade Honors 101-Year-Old Black WWII Veteran Romay Davis

BRAD HARPER - Montgomery Advertiser | AP Wire Service MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The boat crested a wave that seemed a mile high and then...