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Demand For Racism Exceeds Supply As Investigation Finds Racist Texts To Airman Are A Hoax

Posted on AllSides October 19th, 2022
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A United States Air Force investigation found that a black airman of the 56th Fighter Wing stationed at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona, faked racist messages from his supervisor.

The black senior airman apparently invented an exchange with a white technical sergeant, whom he accused of denying him a special duty assignment on the basis of his skin color, Task & Purpose reported.

The airman made the race-based allegations after posting the alleged text exchange to the Air Force amn/nco/snco Facebook page, according to the Air Force Times.

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