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Edward Dudley

Appointed as a minister to Liberia in 1948, Edward Dudley became an ambassador 1949.

Carl Rowan

Carl Rowan: One of the highest ranking African Americans in the State Department.

Terence Todman

Terence Todman's diplomatic career achieved him the prestigious rank of career ambassador.

Reframing The March on Washington

President Johnson tasked Carl Rowan to oversee the documentary on March on Washington.

Chapter 1 | The American Diplomat

Watch a preview of The American Diplomat.

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The American Diplomat (español)

Tres diplomáticos negros que rompieron las barreras raciales en el Dpto. de Estado.

Zoot Suit Riots (español)

En 1943, se desataron en LA, los peores disturbios raciales en la ciudad hasta la fecha.

Zoot Suit Riots

In June 1943, Los Angeles erupted into the worst race riots in the city to date.

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