There are four US holidays that, as a native, I find difficult to fully celebrate.
- The first is Columbus Day. For obvious reasons.
- The second is Thanksgiving. 1,052 more words
The Navajo code talkers–then and now
Proud warriors–a credit to the already prestigious Marine Corp.
“The story of the Navajo Code Talkers begins in 1940 when a small group of Chippewas and Oneidas became a part of the radio communications 32nd Infantry Division. 91 more words
This is the first part of a little series dedicated to the Navajo code talkers who served in the US Marines in World War 2. These were men who for half their lives had been told to forget their language and culture, and yet enlisted to defend their country, a country that had more often than not persecuted them and told them that unless they changed they weren’t welcome to be a part of it. 1,943 more words