Wilhelm, Maria. (April 20, 1987). "An Angry Vietnam War Correspondent Charges That Black
Combat Soldiers Are Platoon's M.I.A.'s." People Weekly, 27(16), 101.
Wallace Terry, who covered the Vietnam War for two years and has studied and written about it
for twenty in total is interviewed regarding the movie "Platoon's" portrayal of black
soldiers as having lacked leadership qualities during the war.