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Honoring Servicewomen on Memorial Day

American women became a permanent part of the U.S. military in 1948 when President Harry Truman signed the Women’s Armed Services Integration Act. Prior to that, when the country was not at war, women could only serve in the Army or Navy nurse corps. 213 more words

FEMINIST FRIDAY

Monday, May 27th Memorial Day is celebrated in the United States.  It is a day set aside to honor those who serve and protect our democracy.   2,918 more words

Feminism

Honoring American Women Warriors

In early 1980, Dan Fraley, a Lower Southampton, Pennsylvania United States Marine veteran who served in Vietnam during the war, initiated a campaign to place a Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Bucks County to honor military service members who died or went “Missing In Action”. 676 more words

Acknowledging the Risk for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in Women Veterans

Research Paper Title

Acknowledging the Risk for Traumatic Brain Injury in Women Veterans.

Abstract

Since the Iraq and Afghanistan wars began, an unprecedented number of women have been engaging in combat operations. 162 more words

Military Medical

THOUGHTS ON THURSDAY

The defense of our nation is a shared responsibility. Women have served in the defense of this land for years before our United States was born. 47 more words

Where it all began

It all started whilst watching a film. Captain America. My husband and I are gigantic comic book nerds (as in our love of comic books and their heroes is gigantic, the two of us aren’t actually giant), and Captain America is our favourite. 677 more words

Denim Day 2017

Hello Everyone,

Today is Denim Day and I would be remiss if I didn’t take some time to support the cause by helping bring awareness to the terrible problem of sexual violence. 359 more words