Category Archives: Racial

Air Force IG on racial study: ‘No preordained outcome’


The Air Force’s inspector general said Tuesday that his investigation into racial disparities in the service will base its findings on hard data, not anecdotal evidence from its survey, and that he hasn’t leaped to any conclusions. “There’s definitely no preordained outcome,” Lt. Gen. Sami Said, the Air Force’s IG, said in a phone conversation […]

This week in Congress: Racial problems in the military get a closer look


A House Armed Services Committee panel will take up the issue of racial injustice within the military this week as committee leaders continue to push for top Pentagon leaders to testify on the Defense Department’s response to ongoing nationwide racial demonstrations. On Tuesday, the committee’s panel on military personnel will host a hearing with top […]