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US cuts embassy staff and urges no travel to Cuba after 'specific attacks' on diplomats - Globalnews.ca

In this Aug. 14, 2015, file photo, a U.S. flag flies at the U.S. embassy in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File). X. - A A +. Listen. WASHINGTON – The United States is warning Americans against visiting Cuba and ordering more than half of U.S ...and more »

Superintendent addresses racial slurs at USAFA - Air Force Link

The Air Force Academy superintendent addressed cadets, faculty, staff and cadet candidates Sept. 28, 2017, in the wake of racial slurs recently written on the dormitory message boards of five African American cadets at the Academy's Preparatory School ...and more »

Racial slurs written on doors of five black cadet candidates at Air Force Academy Preparatory School - Washington Post

Five black cadet candidates found racial slurs written on the message boards on their doors at the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School this week, leading school officials to denounce racism and launch an investigation. Security forces are looking ...and more »

Meet the Air Force general who delivered a powerful speech against racism - Washington Post

Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria had an important message for U.S. Air Force Academy cadets at a moment of crisis. Five black cadet candidates at the academy's preparatory school in Colorado Springs had found racial slurs written on the message boards on their ...and more »

AP report: US urges no travel to Cuba, cuts embassy staff - PBS NewsHour

WASHINGTON — The United States is warning Americans against visiting Cuba and ordering more than half of U.S. personnel to leave the island, senior officials said Friday, in a dramatic response to what they described as “specific attacks” on diplomats ...and more »

Air Force Academy Head: Show Respect or Get Out - U.S. News & World Report

Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria says cadets 'should be outraged' following the discovery of racial epithets targeting black students. By Megan Trimble, Associate Editor, Social Media |Sept. 29, 2017, at 12:41 p.m.. Air Force Academy Head: Show Respect or Get Out ...and more »

Air Force Academy Leader' Speech On Race Becomes Widely Viewed Online - CBS Local

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — The leader of the Air Force Academy delivered a poignant and stern message on race relations in a speech to thousands of cadets after someone wrote racial slurs on message boards outside the dorm rooms of five black ...and more »

Watch an Air Force general rebuke students over racism at Air Force Academy: Show respect or 'get out' - Business Insider

Air Force Academy Jay Silveria Air Force Academy superintendent Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria, addressing cadets, September 28, 2017.US Air Force/Twitter. After racial slurs were found on dormitory message boards belonging to five black cadet candidates at the ...and more »

Air Force Academy Head Gives Forceful Speech Telling Racists on Campus to 'Get Out' - Splinter (blog)

After five black cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School woke up to racial slurs written outside their dorm rooms, the head of the school denounced the vandalism on Thursday, instructing any student who “can't treat someone with dignity ...and more »

Air Force Academy Leader to Racists: You Need to Get Out - Fortune

After racial slurs were found written on message boards at the Air Force Academy prep school, superintendent Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria didn't waste any time delivering a message about diversity to the school's 4,000 cadets. As the students stood at ...and more »