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US Navy Relaxes Long-Held Discrimination

navyptThe US Navy took a broad step toward progress in January when it reconsidered a long held discriminatory policy, according to the Associated Press [emphasis added]:

The service branch loosened its body fat restrictions in January and is allowing those who failed their exams three or more times to get one more opportunity to be tested this spring under the more lenient guidelines.

This discrimination had reportedly begun to affect national security:  Read more