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Originally posted by simples
reply to post by Reaper2137
but they are not doing the infantry role on the so called frontline, they might be doing like you just said but in areas that are a bit more safer maby not that safe but safer and they are not going out on 1,2 or 3 week patrols
My point is that the current state of women in the military is largely reduced requirements and standards. For instance :
That will show you the very large difference in standards between men and women in the Army. You can find much of the same in other branches.
Until that changes, how can a man be comfortable with a woman watching his back who was coddled through the training and standards?
Well, it may not be fashionable but it's time that society accepted the simple fact that women are different. Not, please note, inferior, but different physiologically, mentally and emotionally to men and there are some roles for which we are simply not suited. Yes, we may be capable of incredible mental and physical toughness, but there is no getting away from the fact that we are the more compassionate sex; instinctively more nurturing and lacking the thirst for aggression that drives our male counterparts. Read more: www.dailymail.co.uk...