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12.17.2009

asian americans drive army recruiting boom

Here's an interesting Los Angeles Times story on Asians and military recruiting... Asian Americans have traditionally joined the military at the lowest rate among all races in the United States, but -- lured by job security, college aid and, for some, citizenship -- they're part of a recruitment boom. In the last year, enlistments by Asians rose 80% in Los Angeles County: Asian Americans drive Army recruiting boom in L.A.