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Thread: At Air Force Academy, Black Students Told to " Go Home’ subjected to racial slurs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by the watchman View Post
    the military was where I was pretty much introduced to racism. But, that was a long time ago. And , in fairness, not everyone was ok with it.
    I experienced racism in the military but having been raised in Arizona I had already experienced it so...

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    Quote Originally Posted by fenrir View Post
    I experienced racism in the military but having been raised in Arizona I had already experienced it so...
    so?

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    Quote Originally Posted by the watchman View Post
    so?

    You're getting as crotchety as that rascal Hollywood.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pragmatic View Post
    You're getting as crotchety as that rascal Hollywood.
    by asking a question?

    Maybe it time for you to start taking responsibility for your own perceptions.

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    I'm glad to see that the Air Force cadets of that class were not really doing that. Hopefully the foolish guy who did that crap doesn't end up causing racial problems for the class going forward. It certainly will be a setback for civil rights folks, because now people who claim that racism is over already will point to this as an example... and racism itself (to them) is "fake news".

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    Quote Originally Posted by the watchman View Post
    The U.S. Air Force Academy is currently investigating an incident of racial slurs written on the dormitory message boards of five black cadets at the Air Force Academy Preparatory School earlier this week.

    Lieutenant Colonel Allen Heritage, director of public affairs for the academy, told Air Force Times the slurs were discovered Monday after one of the cadet’s mother’s posted a photo to Facebook on Wednesday that shows a white board with the words “go home n*" on it. The post has since been removed.
    “This is why I’m so hurt!” the mother said. “These young people are supposed to bond and protect each other and the country. Who would my son have to watch out for? The enemy or the enemy?”
    At Air Force Academy, Black Students Told to ?Go Home?

    I suspect this is something we all can agree is unacceptable as well as clearly racist.
    This OP duped again.

    Perhaps you should be a little slower playing your race card.

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    Quote Originally Posted by the watchman View Post
    just take a little time to let this exchange sink in.
    just take a little time to let this NEW exchange sink in...

    (False Flag racist attack...yet again)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Madeline View Post
    Why would any dedicated racist join the military?
    To kill people from other countries?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blues63 View Post
    To kill people from other countries?
    The vast majority of American military do not even carry a firearm on a regular basis.

    Glad to help you understand...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blues63 View Post
    To kill people from other countries?
    Still not keeping up?

    There was no racist act at the Air Force academy it was a black man trying to save his ass from academic failure who posted these messages. He was trying to play the victim sympathy card.

    The military is the least racist part of the american society despite the claims from some chicken hawks here who say other wise

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