If these equality laws are ignored, it can be considered unconstitutional and, in my eyes, unlawful. They fear that if the policy is changed, military effectiveness will decline due to requirement changes made to suit both genders.
These leaders also continued to justify segregating whites and blacks as necessary for unit cohesion and morale. Access to such roles should be based on competence and qualifications, not determined by a Y chromosome.
Yet we were all expected to carry the same weapons, perform the same tasks, and go on the same patrols in Afghanistan. When the all-volunteer military replaced the draft inthe armed forces accelerated its recruitment of women.
Some women have proven themselves able to demonstrate leadership and articulate new ideas better than some of their male counterparts. Following their lead, more than 70 female officers have completed the infantry or armor basic leader courses. January — A female Army officer successfully completes the selection process to join the 75th Ranger Regiment.