Unexampled Courage (10 pm)

Unexampled Courage (10 pm)

by WBZ-AM
0 0 4 months ago
Author Richard Gergel is in studio to talk about his book Unexampled Courage which delves into the blinding of an African American soldier and the racial awakening of President Truman and the judge who passed sentence, Judge Waties Waring. The story involves Sergeant Isaac Woodard, a returning decorated veteran who was removed from a Greyhound bus in Batesburg, South Carolina on February 12, 1946, after he challenged the bus driver’s disrespectful treatment of him. Woodard, in uniform, was ... See More

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