With the War in Afghanistan won and the Taliban defeated, the next enemy arises
With the War in Afghanistan won and the Taliban defeated, not to mention an attack on the Benghazi mission successfully repulsed with a combination of air power and the United States Marines, the Pentagon is free to go on focusing on important things, like expensive Green fuels for ships, promoting gay marriage and fighting White Privilege.
This brings us closer to fulfilling the progressive dream of the day when a Marine will be indistinguishable from a community organizer and just as useless in a fight.
A controversial 600-plus page manual used by the military to train its Equal Opportunity officers teaches that "healthy, white, heterosexual, Christian" men hold an unfair advantage over other races, and warns in great detail about a so-called "White Male Club."
“Simply put, a healthy, white, heterosexual, Christian male receives many unearned advantages of social privilege, whereas a black, homosexual, atheist female in poor health receives many unearned disadvantages of social privilege,” reads a statement in the manual created by the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI).
DEOMI instructors were also responsible for briefings at bases around the country that falsely labeled evangelical Christians, Catholics and a number of high-profile Christian ministries as domestic hate groups.
The subject of white privilege emerged in a 20-page section titled, “Power and Privilege.”
“Whites are the empowered group,” the manual declares. “White males represent the haves as compared to the have-nots.”
The military document advises personnel to “assume racism is everywhere, every day” and “notice code words for race.” They are also instructed to “understand and learn from the history of whiteness and racism.”
On page 181 of the manual, the military points out that status and wealth are typically passed from generation to generation and “represent classic examples of the unearned advantages of social privilege.”
Like being the grandson of a bank president and the son of a diplomat who is selected for his teleprompter-reading abilities to be the leader of the free world... because he's black.
Earned advantages of social privilege like that,