History Detectives Our Colored Heroes
Tukufu and fellow host Elyse Luray track down the true story behind a WWI poster. Details
Program: History Detectives
Episode: Our Colored Heroes
The roles are switched for an investigation of a WW1-era poster owned by Tukufu Zuberi. Titled Our Colored Heroes, text on the poster tells an incredible World War I story of bravery in combat by a pair of African American soldiers. Tukufu and fellow host Elyse Luray track down the story, and call on the insight of U.S. Senator Charles Schumer to answer Tukufu’s question.
Premiere Date: 10/09/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-G
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