No other major segment of American society has dealt with institutional racial segregation with the swiftness and thoroughness of the military. Dis• criminatory practices in industry, commerce, schools, colleges1 and housing continue today on a far larger scale and with much greater persistence than in the armed services. Some knowledge of these facts is essential if one is to properly describe and assess today's military race problem.
"Understanding Race Relations as an Aspect of the Management of Military Personnel,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 27
, Article 8.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol27/iss3/8