Final Essay My experience as a black lgbtq woman in the military. Most of my experiences will be in a YouTube video linked. As a black woman the standards are set higher for me by my superiors. I am regularly being told that more is expected of me because of how the army views black women as slackers that are incapable of maintaining military bearing. I have to do more to prove myself worthy of promotions. I have little room to make mistakes. Whenever I was around of one of my female battle buddies and we were laughing or joking around, I would be pulled to the side and reminded that fraternizing could get me chaptered out of tge army. Light research required. Try to find a source that provides testimonials. What is it like being a black lgbtq woman in the army. What are some things being put in place and how have past efforts to make the army equal failed.