Originally Posted by BonnieB
Women are serving right now in the current wars. Of course they can. I find the wording of "allow women on the front line" troublesome. Women are citizens and don't need anyone's permission to do their duty.
Could I ? No doubt, when I was a 22 year old. Now, not so much. I couldn't begin to hump an 80 pound pack all day.
But if the question is "Can you kill someone who is threatening you or your companions?" You bet!
The real question is "Will the men around them see them as equal soldiers". And that's a different topic.
To the women here, can you define equal in the eyes of your comrades?
Do you think men can view women as equal soldiers?
Can women view men as equal soldiers?