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- 304 pages
- The Double V
- Rawn James Jr.
- 09 October 2016 Rawn James Jr.
[Read] ➫ The Double V By Rawn James Jr. – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk Executive Order 9981 issued by President Harry Truman on July 26 1948 desegregated all branches of the United States military by decree EO 9981 is often portrayed as a heroic and unexpected move by Tr Executive Order issued by President Harry Truman on July desegregated all branches of the United States military by decree EO is often portrayed as a heroic and unexpected move by Truman But in reality Truman's history making order was the culmination of than years of legal political and moral struggle Beginning with the Revolutionary War African Americans had used military service to do their patriotic duty and to advance the cause of civil rights The fight for a desegregated military was truly a long war decades of protest and The Double PDF/EPUB or labor highlighted by bravery on the fields of France in the skies over Germany and in the face of deep seated racism on the military bases at home Today the military is one of the most truly diverse institutions in AmericaIn The Double V Rawn James Jrthe son and grandson of African American veteransexpertly narrates the remarkable history of how the strugge for euality in the military helped give rise to their fight for euality in civilian society Taking the reader from Crispus Attucks to President Barack Obama The Double V illuminates the African American military tradition as a metaphor for their uniue and dynamic role in American history.