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Dan Crenshaw: Troops at Fort Bliss Forced to Wear IDs
with Race and Social Class During Diversity Training

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Posted By: Dreadnought, 7/3/2021 12:31:35 AM

Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) this week revealed several instances where service members were forced to classify themselves by race and socio-economic status during diversity and inclusion training. In one instance, Crenshaw said soldiers were forced to wear personal identification badges that listed their race, ethnicity, social class, and other things, during at training at Fort Bliss in Texas. Crenshaw said the badges reduced soldiers to a list of characteristics that have “nothing to do with their service or their training or the content of their character.” He added: Most soldiers do not believe that they are the sum of identity groups and it’s absurd

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Highlander 7/3/2021 1:01:21 AM (No. 834206)
Time to bring back fragging of woke officers.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: seamusm 7/3/2021 1:05:39 AM (No. 834211)
Thank goodness they'll be able to tell who is black from those who are white. It's SOOO hard to tell without labels.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Banjo Willy 7/3/2021 2:00:18 AM (No. 834222)
Acceptance by force will not end well
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Banjo Willy 7/3/2021 2:40:42 AM (No. 834226)
#1 Highlander; I just don't see that as the solution
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Reply 5 - Posted by: 5 handicap 7/3/2021 5:53:50 AM (No. 834273)
There is Great need to cashier the Officer who ordered this atrocity and his immediate superior!
25 people like this.

Reply 6 - Posted by: Lazyman 7/3/2021 6:43:54 AM (No. 834297)
I went to Vietnam because of the draft but I would tell anyone to stay out of the military now.
18 people like this.

Reply 7 - Posted by: Condor44 7/3/2021 6:52:05 AM (No. 834301)
Back in the day we were told by the DI's that there was only one color in the Marine Corps, and that color was green.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Venturer 7/3/2021 7:05:27 AM (No. 834312)
This administration destroys everything it touches.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: F15 Gork 7/3/2021 7:13:53 AM (No. 834326)
I didn’t used to be a racist but now I’m willing to give it a shot. This crap is all horse hockey....
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Jesuslover54 7/3/2021 7:28:25 AM (No. 834337)
Reminds me of those capitalist roaders with signs around their necks in struggle sessions during the cultural revolution. In fact, seems identical.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: web 7/3/2021 7:38:37 AM (No. 834348)
If a man can identify as a women, or a woman as a man, then anyone should certainly be able to identify as a completely different race or ethnicity. Until a DNA test is mandatory, that is. But then, the same could be said for any transgender. The DNA doesn't lie, does it?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: franq 7/3/2021 8:08:19 AM (No. 834391)
Ignorance is Bliss.
5 people like this.

Reply 13 - Posted by: petrichor 7/3/2021 8:30:05 AM (No. 834418)
I find this maddening. This country is in the fast lane. To hell.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: downnout 7/3/2021 8:37:15 AM (No. 834426)
Who in blue blazes thought this was a good idea?? And who decides your “social class”? What have we become, 19th century Europe? This is America!
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Reply 15 - Posted by: GO3 7/3/2021 8:50:09 AM (No. 834439)
A subordinate commander should have his troops show up wearing labels such as tank commander, gunner, loader, truck driver, supply clerk, platoon leader, intel specialist, etc. Well, I can dream can't I?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: mobyclik 7/3/2021 9:01:59 AM (No. 834449)
Poster #5 wrote: ''There is Great need to cashier the Officer who ordered this atrocity and his immediate superior!'' Seriously? With this insane mal-administration, they'll probably BOTH get promotions!
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Reply 17 - Posted by: reefdiver 7/3/2021 9:33:44 AM (No. 834472)
Our enemies are laughing at this as they prepare their military for real combat.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 7/3/2021 9:38:43 AM (No. 834477)
Social class? I would identify as a baloney sandwich (a la Fifth Element). Don't you dare infringe upon my right to identify myself any way I want!
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Reply 19 - Posted by: jimkata 7/3/2021 10:21:07 AM (No. 834538)
Like #18 what he h@ll is social class in America.?. Especially in the military we are to all be one under God. No stratification of class. It is unAmerican to try to define people by classes. i hate it when commentators, even conservative ones, talk of the elites and the working class. This terminology is pure communism in our society.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: bighambone 7/3/2021 10:51:21 AM (No. 834564)
Back during the Nazi era in Germany certain classes of people, especially Jews were required to wear a sign on their clothing. Looks like the leftist and socialist Harris-Biden Administration have the same idea for the US military based upon a soldier’s race. If that continues it is bound to cause a lot of legitimate future warriors to stay out of the US military and take up another career instead.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: kono 7/3/2021 12:14:25 PM (No. 834678)
We should know by now that "content of their character" is a white supremacist concept, according to the new Woke doctrine.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: columba 7/3/2021 1:55:18 PM (No. 834766)
I wonder about the SOCIAL CLASS part. I never thought of it until recently. A social worker came to our house to check on us when we were in the process of adopting half a dozen children in one bunch. A following report said that we were "lower middle class." We were married, had two vehicles and a paid-off home. At work I was two links down from the Governor. Perhaps I should have worn a tie. I could go back to school, but I think that one PhD is enough. Recently a woman from New England did not want to enter my house because it was a "trailer." May the trailer bit was the positioning item. I suspect the SOCIAL CLASS thing is offensive.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/3/2021 3:15:56 PM (No. 834833)
How special...what about those Whites that 'Identify as Blacks'?
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