TITLE

Battle Lines

PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;3/11/2011, Vol. 80 Issue 19, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the effort of a U.S. military group to push for women to be allowed to fight alongside men in frontline combat. Group member and retired U.S. Army officer Julius W. Becton Jr. encourages the U.S. military to remove barriers and let women take part in frontline combat. Not everyone, however, agrees with the suggestion, saying women are not fit for it and adds that the job requires above-average strength.
ACCESSION #
59257855

 

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