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Female Veterans In Congress: It’s About Damn Time For Women In Combat

Of the long wait for women’s combat opportunities, McSally said Thursday, “It’s about damn time. We are a country that looks at people as individuals, not groups. We select the…

Bronwyn Isaac | December 4, 2015 - 3:45 pm

Women Could Be Recruited For Combat Positions Soon

Defense Secretary Ash Carter told American troops in Sicily that he’s just about ready to open up all military positions to women, saying:
“You have to recruit from the

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 7, 2015 - 10:00 am

Army Women Sue For Frontline Combat Roles

Two female Army reservists are suing the government to overturn the ban on women in front-line combat roles. The women have pointed out that the ban will restrict their…

Jessica Wakeman | May 24, 2012 - 5:50 pm

The Number Of Homeless Female Veterans Is On The Rise

Look, I know ’tis the season to be jolly, but downer alert: The huge increase in the number of women who’ve enlisted to serve our country has an alarming flip…

Jessica Goldberg | December 15, 2009 - 8:30 pm