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Women in Combat

AliveInHim Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 10:52 PM
The Democrats' War on Women is all of a piece with their ongoing War on Unborn Women. It's all good as long as women are sparing the males from the burden of any responsibility. Democrats do not like nor respect women.

A senior Defense Department official said the ban on women in combat should be lifted because the military's goal is "to provide a level, gender-neutral playing field." I'd like to think the goal of the military should be to have the toughest, meanest fighting force possible. But let's look at "gender-neutral playing field."

The Army's physical fitness test in basic training is a three-event physical performance test used to assess endurance. The minimum requirement for 17- to 21-year-old males is 35 pushups, 47 situps and a two-mile run in 16 minutes, 36 seconds or less. For females of the same age,...