It is always a good idea to think about an extra time, when there is a camera in the room.
And it had a bunch of cadets probably also have done, before they got taken their 'klassebillede', where the heiler. The picture of Basic Training Class 18 was published 5. december and created already in trouble at that time.
Here were two coaches and a cadet at the West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety (DMAPS red.) fired, just like the remaining 34 in the image was suspended without pay.
And now governor of the state of West Virginia, Jim Justice, also entered in the case after the DMAPS-chief Jeff Sandy has recommended to fire the remaining sinners.
- I have received all the facts concerning this episode, and I have endorsed Jeff Sandys recommendations. In addition, I have expressed my gratitude to him and the entire department to complete their report on the case so quickly, he says, according to a statement to the press.
the Team at the klassebilledet have explained that their heil was meant as a tribute to an instructor by the name of Byrd. For the same reason, have it written 'HAIL the BYRD!' at the top of the photo.
Supposedly have the class used håndbevægelsen to show their respect for their instructor in several weeks, but Byrd explains that she was not aware of the racist and historical significance of the movement.
'Our study has shown, that she encouraged it, welcomed it, and sometimes even used it yourself', says in the report.
Governor Jim Justice has in addition to its recommendation to guys the many cadets have greatly distance from the image.
'As I have said from the start, so, I condemn the picture in the strongest terms. I also said that this act would result in serious consequences. This behavior will not be tolerated on my watch. We have many good people in the DMAPS, but this episode was totally unacceptable, he says.
the Announcement about the redundancies come in the wake of several anti-semitic attacks in the UNITED states. On Saturday, five people stabbed with a knife in a jewish area in New York, while a 30-year-old woman attacked three jews in Brooklyn and shouted, 'Fuck you jews' the day before.
the Police are massively present in connection with the attack in the jewish quarter to 30 december. Photo: Ritzau Scanpix