How did the experiences of African-Americans during World War II lay the foundation for the modern...?
...civil rights movement?
Asked By: Miss Bri - 8/15/2011
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P. B. Young, editor of the Norfolk Journal and Guide, an African American newspaper, spoke from the heart when he told white liberals "Help us get some of the blessings of democracy here at home before you jump on the 'free other peoples' band wagon and tell us to go forth and die in a foreign land." The first lady... More
Answered By: staisil - 8/15/2011
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The African Americans who fought in WW I thought this act of patriotism would lead to more acceptance in postwar America. They were disappointed when it didn't. By WW II their son's were determined that their participation in the war effort would be recognized. When it wasn't they took a proactive position to demand... More
Answered By: Gerald Cline - 8/15/2011
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