NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 22, 2008
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(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The military’s struggle with race featured; historical footage shown; details given about President Harry Truman’s order to promote racial equality in the services. [Lt. Gen. Julius BECTON- comments on discrimination in World War II.] [National Defense University military historian Alan GROPMAN- says it was racist.] [Lt. Gen. Lloyd AUSTIN- says we have to work together.]
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