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The Pittsburgh Courier During World War II An Advocate For Freedom - vvcampaign.org

A look at the VV campaign by the Pittsburgh Courier during WWII. The Courier was one of the premier black newspapers of the day.
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Patriotism Crosses the Color Line: African Americans in World War II | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

Patriotism Crosses the Color Line: African Americans in World War II | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History | Double V campaign | Scoop.it
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Classroom Connections: World War II and the Double V Campaign (Gr. 10-12) | The New York Public Library

Classroom Connections: World War II and the Double V Campaign (Gr. 10-12) | The New York Public Library | Double V campaign | Scoop.it
"The Pittsburgh Courier drew its inspiration for the Double V campaign from a letter by James G. Thompson of Wichita, Kansas, published in the January 31, 1942 issue. Thompson, in his letter titled 'Should I Sacrifice to Live 'Half American?
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Double V Campaign During World War II: What Was It?

Double V Campaign During World War II: What Was It? | Double V campaign | Scoop.it
Editor's note: For those who are wondering about the retro title of this black-history series, please take a moment to learn about historian Joel A.
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