By Channon Hodge and Tawanda Scott Sambou, CNN
Video by Tawanda Scott Sambou and Natalia V. Osipova, CNN
Only four women rest under the long rows of white marble headstones at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, France, wherenearly 9,400 other Americans who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country areburied. Three of the women are African American.
As part of the Black Lives Matter movement, protesters recently looped a rope around the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Birmingham, Alabama, and tried to drag it to the ground. The statue had long irked many locals, but a state law prohibits the removal of any Confederate monuments like this one.
A family with two young kids, a young woman who'd escaped a tiny expensive flat in Barcelona, and a group of young friends who adored traveling. After weeks of bouncing around, this group of nomads had finally managed to find a place to live.