Lifting ban on women in combat is hailed

Lifting ban on women in combat is hailed

There are 3 comments on the Detroit Free Press story from Jan 25, 2013, titled Lifting ban on women in combat is hailed. In it, Detroit Free Press reports that:

For Therese Wrobel, Thursday's historic announcement that the military is lifting its ban on women serving in combat only makes sense.

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confused

Toledo, OH

#1 Jan 25, 2013
I am not so sure that it is time to uncork the champagne bottle.there might be isolated areas of female adapting to combat but it has never been used in war.even north Vietnam discouraged it. Folks I am all for equal rights but this is where line is drawn .even in biblical times females weren't used in combat.the male overall has different chemistry to handle combat situations. It has been proven time and time again in Korea Vietnam and before.in direct harsh environments the female has never been used for extreme combat situations. Nothing has changed except trying to convince they would handle combat like men.
Sagittarius

Romeo, MI

#3 Jan 27, 2013
My personal opinion...this could be very dangerous for a list full of reasons! Dumb call!
Why

Milford, MI

#4 Feb 4, 2013
Why is this the first I'm hearing of this? I need to pay more attention

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