Earlier this month, Sen. Tom Cotton asked Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin if critical race theory should play any part in how the military operates, and Austin he does not.
The question for Austin had to do with questions about teaching and operating the military under CRT, but the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff was asked about the same topic and had a different kind of response:
Strong reaction from Joint Chiefs Chairman Milley on the issue of critical race theory before House Armed Services.
"I personally find it offensive that we are accusing the United States military, our general officers, our noncommisioned officers of being quote 'woke'" pic.twitter.com/otWBw3YdPK
— Dave Brown (@dave_brown24) June 23, 2021