(New York Daily News) An Arkansas teen said he was turned down by the Marines because of his "Southern Pride" Confederate flag tattoo.
Anthony Bauswell, 18, of Greenbrier, Ark., said as soon as the recruiter saw the body art on Monday, he said "DQ, just automatically DQ," according to KARK.
"I felt pretty low," Bauswell told the station. "My own government wasn't going to let me serve my country because of the ink on my skin."
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