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So Amazing. Would love to see it.

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Dr, Martin Luther King

Carl Maxie Brashear (January 19, 1931 – July 25, 2006) was the 1st African American to become a U.S. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in 1970. His life story is dramatized in the 2000 motion picture Men of Honor, in which he was portrayed by actor Cuba Gooding, Jr. Brashear enlisted in the U.S. Navy on Feb 25, 1948, shortly after the Navy had been desegregated by President Truman. He graduated from the U.S. Navy Diving & Salvage School 1954-1st African-American to attend & graduate. He

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PHOTO: The Untold Story Behind Every Casualty Of War - Never forget the sacrifices our military and family make every day. This is the ultimate sacrifice.

This is such a powerful image and one that should be taken seriously. There are so many of these wonderful Veterans that pills do not help and so they should be presented with the option of cannabis to help.

This might be a good post to show people who dismiss "conspiracy theorists". Take a good look at some of these patches worn by our military and space organizations to identify their mission's objectives.

Vietnam war hero Angel Mendez died saving his platoon commander's life. He was 20 years old

History is heart-breaking. The way African Americans were treated was superfluous. especially since they (we) did nothing wrong. Sadly, this is the despicable way some people had fun; gathering to see a lynching.

On January 2, 1965, Martin Luther King Jr. led a voter registration drive in Selma, Alabama. Fifty years later, we must continue to protect voting rights and civil rights

The Orangeburg massacre is the most common name given to an incident on February 8, 1968, in which nine South Carolina Highway Patrol officers in Orangeburg, South Carolina, fired into a crowd of protesters demonstrating against segregation at a bowling alley near the campus of South Carolina State College, a historically black college. Three men were killed and twenty-eight persons were injured; most victims were shot in the back. Yes, this happened in the U.S. and not that long ago.

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Many Native Americans welcomed African Americans into their villages. Even as slaves many African Americans became part of a family group, and many intermarried with Native Americans - thus many later became classified as Black Indians.

This is Miss Brown of Brown vs Board of Education -- Linda Brown at Monroe Elementary in Topeka, Kansas. 1951 case brought by her parents and other plaintiffs, formed the basis for the landmark Supreme Court decision of May 17, 1954.

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Chicago Tribune - WPIX Reporter Marvin Scott Covers Martin Luther King's Funeral - Photos At 6:01 p.m. on April 4, 1968, civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was hit by a sniper's bullet. King had been standing on the balcony in front of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, when, without warning, he was shot. The .30-caliber rifle bullet entered King's right cheek, traveled through his neck, and finally stopped at his shoulder blade. King was immediately taken to a ...

A young Emmett Till; his death in the 1950s at the hands of white racists helped galvanize the Civil Rights Movement.

“ Harry Belafonte & Coretta Scott King at Dr. King’s funeral, Atlanta, Georgia, 1968. This pic is so powerful and touching ”

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in jail in Birmingham, Alabama, April 1963. In response to criticisms from local clergy that a man of the cloth should not encourage his followers to break the law, King famously penned his "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" from this cell.

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., leads a crowd of 125,000 Vietnam War protesters in front of the United Nations in New York on April 15, 1967, as he voices a repeated demand to "Stop the bombing." (AP Photo

In 1957, Daisy Bates became a household name when she fought for the right of nine black students to attend the all-white Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.

WWI. Women hauling coal, possibly for a gas company, 1917