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Military and Society Threatened by Women in Combat

Ron781 Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 12:17 PM
I wonder just what the Liberal movement would be like if the USA was an active war zone and battles were made to really count? I dare say that would change the theoretical to the realistic and then we would see a radical change in tone and focus of the population.
traitorbill Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 1:27 PM
I wonder if it is possible for liberalism to ever jump the shark.

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...