Coast Guard's Merchant honored as MEAC/SWAC Challenge Legend

Sep 12, 2010 Full story: United States Coast Guard

One of the Coast Guard's most senior African American female officers added another accolade to an already accomplished career when she was honored as one of six people recognized at the ESPN's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference/Southwestern Athletic Conference Challenge Legends Reception in Orlando, Fla., Saturday.

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justhefacts

United States

#1 Sep 12, 2010
Why is it every day somewhere you hear of how an African did this or that!!!

Why is it all about the blacks.

What about the handicapped people that received some sort of Accomplishment be it a NEW position in a business or a worker and THAT rarely get in the news..

The Dem's media is all about Black. Black. Looking at the big picture is all about celebrating Mediocrity..

Articles like this reminds me of the insecure little kid syndrome.

Look mommy look what I can do, while the rest of the day the kid is tearing up the house beating on his sister or brother..
Gods Warrior

United States

#2 Sep 13, 2010
It is funny that the 'Coast Guard Commandantís Diversity Advisory Council' even exists.

I suppose someone has to 'prove' that 'black people' are 'equal' with 'special programs' or they will continue to be considered 'inferior' until the sun burns out.

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