West Point

Colonel Charles Young
Army senior leaders honored U.S. Army Colonel Charles Young on Friday during a posthumous promotional ceremony held at United States
/ April 30, 2022
A famed unit of Black military history was honored on Friday in what many felt was a tribute long overdue.
/ September 12, 2021
Confederate General Robert E. Lee theGrio.com
On Wednesday, the Southern Poverty Law Center released new data revealing 64 additional confederate symbols associated with the US military.
/ May 27, 2021
Retired Army Col. Douglas Macgregor, President Donald Trump‘s recent nominee to West Point’s advisory board, has been known to spread
/ December 13, 2020
Looks like the U.S. Military Academy at West Point’s class of 2019 is set to have the highest number of Black female graduates in the academy’s history! According to USA Today, Thursday, West Point spokesperson Frank …
/ May 17, 2019
Lt. Gen. Darryl A. Williams thegrio.com
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Lt. Gen. Darryl A. Williams, a 1983 U.S. Military Academy graduate who has held high-ranking
/ June 30, 2018
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
Cadet Simone Askew is the first Black woman in the 215-year history of West Point to be the top cadet at the military college…
/ August 31, 2017