Lloyd Austin always had the reputation while on active duty of being the affirmative action hire as he moved up the ranks. In other words, he got his job because of the color of his skin and not because of his performance. One of my Special Ops buddies sent me the following commentary:
Lloyd Austin is an idiot, I met him as 2 star, (82nd ABN CC) and then again as 18th ABN Corp commander, he has no leadership capability, nor an ability to understand USG policy, with regard to combat action, and diplomatic relations. He got where he is because of his skin color….period! One of Obama’s poster child and socialist tide change efforts still in government…it sickens me.
When he took command of CENTCOM, it was very telling he had no idea or plan to address ISIS, or any other VEO within his AOR..he was quickly moved aside…do the math…
You want more proof? Just watch his exchange today with Congressman Matt Gaetz regarding Bishop Garrison (start at 3:20):
Bishop Garrison’s record as a racist is quite clear. Consider this excerpt from a piece published in August 2019: