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Learn more about Women in Combat
In December 2015, the Pentagon announced that all combat roles would be opened to women. The roles include driving tanks, firing mortars, and leading infantry soldiers into combat. Women would also be able to serve as Army Rangers and Green Berets, Navy SEALs, Marine Corps Infantry and Air Force parajumpers. Proponents of women in combat argue that women have been serving in Afghanistan and Iraq for 15 years and preventing them from combat operations is discriminatory. Opponents argue that allowing women to serve in these roles would limit the military's ability to fight in combat situations. See recent Women in Combat news
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Women are more susceptible to sexual and physical assault in combat roles. This may make them emotional less stable in life or death situations. 2 years ago from a Constitution in Tigerville, SC
I say no to this question, but my reason is that when you are in training, you have a more likely chance of cheating on your spouse in the military. I do think they should be allowed to serve their country but what happens when we have no one at home... 1 year ago from a Constitution in Hillcrest, TX
Most men in the military are more physically fit and able but what a man has over a woman in a combat position is that men do not have to deal with issues such as a period that can hinder a female in a combat role. I also personally believe that the man... 2 years ago from a Constitution in Phoenixville, PA
Yes, as long as they can pass the same physical tests as a man because preventing women from serving in combat roles is discriminatory. 2 years ago from a Constitution in McBaine, MO
This should be a commanding officer's call. Some women are very capable while others may cause a fellow soldier to get killed because they are not up to the task. 2 years ago from a Constitution in Hampton, VA
No, women are too emotional to be able to preform many necessary tasks at the combat level. 2 years ago from a Constitution in Turnersville, NJ