Department of War

Pol wants to rename Jamaica street in honor of Tuskegee Airmen
Pol wants to rename Jamaica street in honor of Tuskegee Airmen
Southeast Maggie Hayes 10/09/2013 at 1:35PM

The Tuskegee Airmen broke the race barrier as they flew through the skies and fought the enemy during World War II. Now, one southeast pol wants to honor them at home. The “Tuskegee Experiment” was developed in the 1940s by the Department of War to assess whether black men could function under pressure and operate [...]