Category Archives: Neller

Neller regrets failure to ban Confederate battle flag during his time as commandant

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The previous Commandant of the Marine Corps, retired Gen. Robert Neller, said that his failure to ban the Confederate flag while he was the top Marine was one he will regret for the rest of his life. The article, posted on LinkedIn on Sunday, is the third post in June by the former commandant. The […]

Neller latest military notable to address racism in the US: ‘Things will not go backwards in this country’

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Former commandant of the Marine Corps, retired Gen. Robert Neller, is urging national leaders to “speak out for justice and fairness” following George Floyd’s death in police custody. “The time for being silent has passed, at least for me,” Neller wrote in a “Letter to America” shared on LinkedIn Wednesday. “We know what happened in […]