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We Might Have To Reconsider The 'No Women In Combat' Rule

. . . if they can fight this well.

(h/t Dean Esmay).

Posted by Ken McCracken · 4 March 2007 09:13 PM

Comments

I love the blog that you have. I was wondering if you would link my blog to yours and in return I would do the same for your blog. If you want to, my site name is American Legends and the URL is:

www.americanlegends.info

If you want to do this just go to my blog and in one of the comments just write your blog name and the URL and I will add it to my site.

Thanks,
David

Posted by: David at March 4, 2007 09:21 PM

It's good to see her recognized... although the article you link to was writen about 18 months ago! :)

There may be reasonable factors that keep women from being assigned combat positions, but competency isn't one of them. Not after they get their training at least!

Posted by: Mr. Michael at March 5, 2007 01:48 AM

Hey, it took this guy 40 years to get recognition.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Harvey_Carney

18 months is nuthin'.

Posted by: Ken McCracken at March 5, 2007 04:08 AM

I don't think courage and grace-under-pressure have ever been issues. If they are, they shouldn't be. Physical inability to throw a grenade far enough or carry some weapons - that's a problem. But, as we see from the article, sometimes combat finds you.

Posted by: Assistant Village Idiot at March 5, 2007 04:43 PM