In the Now Guru
Registered: Jun 2004
Local time: 04:11 AM
A 2005 Pew Research Poll shows tht Blacks are twice as likely as whites to opposr Iraq occupation
Since 2000, Black enroll;ment in Army has declined by over 40 percent.
Army relied on Blacks for a quarter of its soldiers, though Blacks are less than 15 percent of population.
" We saw the most precipitous drop immediately after Sept. 11 "said Maj. Gen. Micheal Rochelle, commander of Army Recruiting.