Karl Marx. German philosopher, economist, sociologist, historian, journalist, and revolutionary socialist. His ideas played a significant role in the establishment of the social sciences and the development of the socialist movement. He is also considered one of the greatest economists in history.
Roger Smith, a black photographer for the US Office of War Information, took hundreds of pictures of black Marines training at Montford Point at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. These Marines started enlisting in the Corps in early June of 1942. Of the 20,000, many saw combat and action in the South Pacific including several Montford Marines that live in Detroit.