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Intermission (12) - Veterans of Tuskegee

Charles McGee was an accomplished World War II fighter pilot and Army Captain, was one of the most decorated pilots in the Tuskegee Airmen, the nation’s first all-black aviation unit. 590 more words

History

Stuhrling Original Men's 449B.331171 Aviator Tuskegee Elite Quartz Watch

Stuhrling Original’s Tuskegee Elite is an amazing example of rugged pilot-style design. Inside the 42mm solid stainless steel case is a Ronda 515 Swiss quartz movement, which includes hours, minutes, and seconds with quick set date. 167 more words

Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights (Yoshino)

Yoshino offers a description of three stages of the assault on civil rights – conversion, passing, and covering. Though he focuses on the challenges faced by gays (including himself), Michelle Obama’s graduation speech at Tuskegee came to mind: 214 more words

Non-fiction

North American P-51C Mustang

@ Colorado Springs Airport, Colorado Springs, CO

August 2014

This Mustang taxies in after a flight performance at the inaugural Pikes Peak Regional Airshow.  The CAF Red Tail Squadron restored and flies this rare P-51C to create interest in the story of the Tuskegee Airmen.  37 more words

Remember Tuskegee?

The idea that a US government health agency would intentionally infect its citizens with syphilis—experiment with them as the Nazis did in Germany for the benefit of science—is so preposterous, so evil, that anyone who would allege such a thing or produce a documentary film exposing it should justifiably be censored and silenced. 113 more words

Vaccines

Letting Go Challenge: Week 26

THE JUNK:

  • 16 plastic containers and at least a dozen extra lids (lids without bodies, not counted)
  • Coffee cup
  • Expired license (as of May of 2015)
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Challenge

Commemorate The Tuskegee Airmen’s 75th Anniversary in Select U.S. Movie Theaters March 29th

Commemorate The Tuskegee Airmen’’s 75th Anniversary in Select U.S. Movie Theaters March 29th

Presented by Fathom Events and Bryton Entertainment, This Event Pays Tribute to America’s First African-American Fighter Pilots from World War II… 722 more words

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