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Blacks In The Military

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There are many ironies that still exist in today’s U. S. military. As a member of the U.S. for the past twenty-one years I have been preview to different changes and issues that have been target to people of color. Blacks in the military are still seen as having lower socioeconomic status and prone to more punitive relationships with the criminal justice system weather inside the base or in the civilian environment. People of color in today’s military have less likelihood of achieving high officer ranking positions or being on high target leadership positions. As noted in our textbook, “today, Blacks fare better in the military, and the United States has 2.3 million Black veterans, more than any other minority group. However, Black officers
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