Black Army Officers Dismissed at Greater Rate than Whites

Source: Tom Vandeen Brooks/USAToday.Com WASHINGTON — The forced culling of majors from Army ranks is taking a bigger toll on black officers than those from any other ethnic group, according to Army personnel documents. Almost 10% of black majors are being dismissed from the Army, records show, compared with 5.6% of the white majors. Eight percent of the Hispanic majors …