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A step towards economic justice: Right the wrongs done to African American veterans of WW II

These drivers of the 666th Quartermaster Truck Company, 82nd Airborne Division, who chalked up 20,000 miles each without an accident, since arriving in the European Theater of Operations. National Archives Identifier: 535533

As protests continue over the murder of George Floyd, I think about the deep-rooted institutional racism that has brought us to this point. Yes, we must do something, sentiments are not enough. But what can we do to begin to make up for 400 years of oppression and exploitation? Here is one thought: Start to rectify the injustices…

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