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Soldier Girl Blues

Quasimojo Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 10:43 AM
I am HOPING and PRAYING that one day the government will be forced to re-institute the draft. All these feminists that are obsessed with equality regardless of condition will be RIOTING IN THE STREETS over being ordered to pick up a gun and fight a war.

What if, during the presidential campaign, Mitt Romney had accused President Obama of wanting to let servicewomen serve in combat? After all, Obama had hinted as much in 2008. What would Obama's response have been?

My hunch is that he would have accused Romney of practicing the "politics of division" or some such and denied it.

In any case, wouldn't an open debate have been better than putting women into combat by fiat? You'd think the folks who are always clamoring for a "national conversation" on this, that and the other thing would prefer to make a sweeping change after, you...