• Wings of legacy: A leader's journey in the spirit of the Tuskegee Airmen

    “The soul of America is what makes us unique among all nations,” stated the White House Proclamation on National Black History Month, 2024, issued on Jan. 31. “We are the only country in the world founded on an idea …. the idea that we are all created equal and deserve to be treated with equal

  • Opening Ceremony for African-American/Black History Month

    The Hon. Judge Pamela Washington of Florida speaks at the African American/Black History Month opening ceremony at the Arctic Warrior Event Center on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Feb. 2, 2024. Washington was the key speaker for the event. Black History Month, also known as

  • JBER celebrates African-American History Month

    The African-American Heritage Committee hosted a celebration feast at the Iditarod Dining Facility (DFAC) Feb. 23, at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, in honor of Black History Month.