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Military and Society Threatened by Women in Combat

Jeff2422 Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:01 AM
Don't expect that to happen anytime soon. The so-called ban was on serving in combat, not being selected for service. You should have learned by now from gender norming to sexaual harrassment that equal does not mean equal risk whether it is being selected for service or in employment.
RVN70USMC Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 11:27 AM
I hear you, Jeff. The leftie's definition of "equality" is as distroted as their views on everything else.

The first line of attack in political battles is language. Getting people to phrase things your way is the first step to getting them to think your way.

In the foggy mess of the debate over women in combat, you will see media references to a “ban” being “lifted.”

Bans are bad. Lifting bans is good. Therein lies the bias strangling this issue in the dominant media culture.

Am I “banned” from the women’s restrooms at work? No, I’m just not supposed to be in there, so that word doesn’t come up. The...