Service members often feel compelled to laugh along at racist jokes and comments.
About Michael E. Flores
Michael E. Flores served in the Army National Guard for seven years, and deployed as a medic to Iraq in 2006 with an infantry unit. Since turning civilian, Michael has worked as a radio journalist for Pacifica Radio (KPFK in Los Angeles) and is finishing an undergraduate degree in sociology. He intends to earn a graduate degree in sociology, studying empire and colonialism.