Pentagon shifts rules but fails to eliminate ban on women in combat

Today the Pentagon unveiled plans to allow women to serve in jobs that would put them closer to the front lines but still not in all-male infantry, armor, and special operations units.

http://www.defense.gov/news/WISR Report to Congress.pdf

To see our Video Op-Ed in the New York Times about the need to eliminate the combat exclusion policy, see
http://video.nytimes.com/video/2008/11/11/opinion/1194832614436/op-ed-women-in-combat.html

Each year I manage to see a couple [of films] that I can’t get out of my head. This year one of the films was Lioness.

- Melissa Silverstein, WOMEN AND HOLLYWOOD


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