African American soldiers have always been a significant part of our military history but their contributions are often overlooked. Countless men and women have served bravely despite being subjected to discrimination and unfair treatment. Join guest host Clare Roth as we discuss the role of African Americans in our military and how it has changed with each passing conflict.
Hasan Jeffries, associate professor in The Ohio State University history department, expert in African American history
Chad Williams, associate professor and chair of Afro-American Studies at Brandeis University
African American Soldiers in World War I at Ohio History Connection