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Women in Combat

BORN FREE Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 7:25 PM
I think they won't proceed to far along into this women in combat scam. I think Obama and company are going to reinstate the draft, soon. They're banking on enough public back lash over this women in combat idea as a purpose to reinstate the draft. Democrats say the care about women...putting them in combat is no way of showing it. I can't imagine this country becoming so desensitized that it would put it's women is such danger at least in regards to the institution of war. Democrats don't want women arming themselves in civilian life but throwing them to the wolves bayonet to bayonet is over the top yet I wouldn't bank on them not doing it either.

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,...