©ourtesy of Audrey Smaltz & theBrooklynMuseum
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 3 p.m.
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
Through moving interviews, Veterans of Color (Mark Perry, 2012, 60 min.) reveals the reality African American veterans faced when returning home from World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars. A talkback with the film’s producer, Dr. Bernard C. Watson, follows the screening. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath. For advance tickets, please visit www.museumtix.com.
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- Buffalo Soldier, 91, honored by veterans in Lexington (myfox8.com)
- African-American Marine Veteran Launches Marriage Equality PAC In Illinois (towleroad.com)
- Looking Back at the Role African Americans Played in the Allied Forces of WW2 (sweetteasplace.wordpress.com)
- Gay Veteran Launches Gay Marriage PAC In Illinois (queerty.com)