Americans view military as overly politicized; half the country concerned the Pentagon is too 'woke'

Americans view military as overly politicized; half the country concerned the Pentagon is too 'woke'
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EXCLUSIVE: A majority of Americans believe the U.S. military is becoming overly politicized, according to a poll exclusively obtained by Fox News. Sixty-two percent of respondents to a survey for the Reagan National Defense Forum expressed concern over politicization — a feeling shared by Republicans and Democrats. Half of respondents expressed concern over "woke" practices at the military — mostly Republicans — and 46% said that so-called far-right or extremist individuals serving in the military decreased their confidence in the armed forces.Woke practices in the military imposed by the Biden administration through diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives has sparked criticism from Republicans who say the policies decrease readiness. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Rep. Chip Roy, R-Texas, released a report in November that summarized some instances, including military members pushing critical race theory and anti-White views, and the government covering the costs of ...

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