The African-American Soldier Today The "collective" American soldier is profiled as Time magazine's Person of the Year. How has the military changed for black soldiers, and how do African-Americans view the armed forces? NPR's Tony Cox talks with Shawn Lindsey, publisher of Color of Service magazine, and Leon Thompson, who serves as the magazine's chief executive officer.
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The African-American Soldier Today

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The African-American Soldier Today

The African-American Soldier Today

The African-American Soldier Today

Only Available in Archive Formats.

The "collective" American soldier is profiled as Time magazine's Person of the Year. How has the military changed for black soldiers, and how do African-Americans view the armed forces? NPR's Tony Cox talks with Shawn Lindsey, publisher of Color of Service magazine, and Leon Thompson, who serves as the magazine's chief executive officer.