Irish Republican Army recruits fighting in the Irish War of Independence group up and train in guerilla warfare tactics. The more experienced fighters teach the new recruits how to better position themselves when traveling through terrain. They also illustrate to the newer recruits that they are in peril if even a small portion of their body is visible to the enemy.
During a meal at the military institute, new recruits offer the seasoned cadets their food. The seasoned cadets tell the new recruits to eat their food. However, they treat Pearce, the only black recruit, differently with racist remarks and actions. This clip can be used to compare implicit and explicit bias in how the white and black cadets, respectively, are treated.