ARMY SOLDIERS: Lectured On ‘White Privilege’ At ‘Equal Opportunity’ Briefing

Published on April 5, 2015

Police Departments aren’t the only ones going through sensitivity training, now everybody has to be re-educated.

By Ashley Rae Goldenberg, Daily Caller

A diversity training session for the Army turned into a lecture on “white privilege” Thursday.

The Equal Opportunity briefing, which was presented to approximately 400 soldiers in the 67th Signal Battalion in Fort Gordon, Ga., garnered attention after a photograph of a PowerPoint slide of the presentation was posted on Facebook.

The slide, titled, “the luxury of obliviousness,” states, “[R]ace privilege gives whites little reason to pay a lot of attention to African Americans or to how white privilege affects them.” It adds, quoting, “To be white in American [sic] means not having to think about it.”

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