"Ortiz faced criticism for identifying as a black man on lieutenant and captain exams for quicker promotions, and he came to the commission last Friday to defend his actions. “I’m a black male,” he told commissioners to sneers from the crowd. “Yes I am.” Ortiz appears white, but he argued race isn’t about appearances. “I am not Hispanic. I was born in this country,” he said. “That’s how I feel.”" https://report.drudgenow.com/articl...fying-as-black-male/&n=0&s=2&c=1&pn=Anonymous I have NO real problem with this as 'what goes around comes around' Self-identification is supposed to be a 'good' thing isn't it?