The Pentagon commemoration omits contributions of the peace movement "on the home front" that helped bring an end to the war.
Peaceful demonstrators gathered at a police station in the Windy City last night, giving voice to millions across the country.
On this date in 2013, the first Moral Monday was held in Raleigh, the North Carolina state capital.
Freddie Gray's name tragically joins the seemingly endless list of young African American men brutally murdered at the hands of police.
A growing number of political committees have become instruments of single donors.
Lee Cain was a powerful orator who had toiled for years at the Dodge Main plant and was a leader of the Black Caucus of the UAW.
On Tuesday, Obama recommended that Cuba be removed from The U.S. State Department's "State Sponsors of Terrorism List."
Hillary Rodham Clinton announced Sunday that she is running for president a second time.
"The Cold War has been over for a long time," said Obama; "I'm not interested in having battles that started before I was born."
The death toll is estimated at perhaps as many as 750,000, out of a total U.S. population of only 30 million at the time.