Racialized structural inequalities and related social biases in US society and replicated in the military hinder diversity and inclusion efforts necessary to maintain a ready force. Examining the history of Blacks in the military through a social science lens helps explain this challenge and reveals the military must both promote relationships that challenge power imbalances and assess the impact of cultural imperialism on standards and evaluations.
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Danelle R. Gamble, "Toward a Racially Inclusive Military," Parameters 50, no. 3 (2020), doi:10.55540/0031-1723.2674.