15 iulie 2020

Defense chief Mark Esper issues diversity memo, wants answers by mid-August


Senior Pentagon officials have until Aug. 15 to tell Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper what they are doing to implement policies to handle questions of racism and discrimination with each of the military services.In a memorandum released Wednesday, Mr. Esper issued several directives that follow recommendations that came from throughout the Department of Defense.He wants military officials to review hairstyle and grooming policies for any signs of racial bias. Each military service also is [...]