The fearless vet was part of the coveted Montford Point Marines, one of the first marine units comprised of Black men in the 40s.

Race Matters

Former Marine Conley Monk Jr. filed a lawsuit claiming Black veterans have been discriminated against by the VA for decades.

A candidate to represent Atlanta's 4th district in the city council, Dozier spoke with NewsOne about being a Black veteran amid contemporary battles to protect Democracy.  

An open letter is calling on Joe Biden to ensure Black veterans' needs and concerns are finally prioritized after what they described as centuries of neglect and unequal treatment by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

Good News

A 99-year-old Black woman veteran who was forced to miss her commencement ceremony 70 years ago, will have a second chance to walk across the graduation stage.