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Hour A, Segment 3
Taking a stand: The Tuskegee Airmen fight racism
- In 1945, Lt. Quentin P. Smith and 100 other African-American officers refused an unjust order—and got the attention of a president. Reporter Joel Hannahs reports the story in the Feb. 11 issue of WORLD Magazine.
- Audio of Quentin Smith on TW&E is courtesy of Chicago's Pritzker Military Library.