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It is just a matter of semantics in whether we have troops on the ground in Iraq to defeat ISIS.

You can call it an advisory roll, but it is still troops on the ground. What if an American helicopter gets shot down? That is still troops on the ground.   Read More
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Blacks and The Military...
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A recent article was written in usa today and other papers stating that whites command most combat units. Well, that is obvious.

But I think the Military, in general, will go out of their way to recruit more blacks as offficers and more blacks in elite combat units. Units like the 82d don't care what color you are, they just want a good paratrooper. Read More

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