U.S. Army battling racists within its own ranks

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    U.S. Army battling racists within its own ranks - Yahoo! News

    That bold part sounds just like the shit we hear from the Tea Party and far right Republicans, hding their racism by pretending to talk about real issues. If I ever catch one working for me or if I'm their First Sergeant they're toast, they wn't have a career.
     
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    You're a First Sergeant? If that's the case, there's truth to the old addage, "The Army is for dummies."
     
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    can't help but notice that, once again, only white people can be racists.

    Must be something from SPLC
     
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    My 1SG duties are almost up, don't hate.
     
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    As if the SPLC talks about only white people being racist.
     
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    It does always seem to be that, doesn't it. Goodness.
     
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    You should be looking out for the MS-13 gangbangers, there are a LOT of them running around these days...
     
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    If I find gangbangers, or racists in my unit they will be dealt with and usually anything I recommend to the commander is normally what that soldier will get as far as punishment.
     
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    First off, I though that asshole was leaving, second... he's a First Sergeant in the U.S. Army? I seriously doubt that.
     
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    As do I
     

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