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Memorial Day Post: Women in combat, it's just not natural

I saw a headline for a video “gone viral” (a term I despise by the way) ;) about a soldier who surpassed total exhaustion to achieve a goal. 347 more words

Study finds women in military face retaliation for reporting sex assaults

A troubling new study released by the Pentagon on Friday reportedly shows that nearly two-thirds of women in the U.S. military who file sexual assault complaints are subjected to retaliation. 110 more words

First Female Petty Officer and First Female Chief Petty Officer in the Navy

Today is a red letter day for the ladies of the U.S. Navy. On March 21, 1917, Loretta Walsh becomes the first woman Navy petty officer when she was sworn in as chief yeoman. 210 more words

First Female CPO

The Struggles of Being a Female Soldier

Last year, Cracked.com, a website known for its humorous content, decided to switch gears and weigh in on the serious issue of gender inequality in the U.S. 25 more words


Why shouldn't women fight in open combat?

On January 24, 2013, Kingsley Browne, a professor at Wayne State University Law School wrote a response to the U.S. News & World Report Debate Club… 482 more words


Law & Order: SVU's 'Military Justice'

It’s hard to imagine what it’s like to be a woman in the military, until you read personal accounts of what it’s actually like. Watch Law and Order: SVU’s episode, “Military Justice” for an example of what one woman faces. 45 more words