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Originally posted by FreedomEntered
This happened in ISRAEL. Now USA. Welcome to the club.
Originally posted by bo12au
She won't pass initiation
What would the answer be to a situation like this, sterilization (at least for a certain amount of time)? Training the parental instinct out of her? I don't have an answer for this one.
Originally posted by tw0330
Personally, I do not have a problem with women in the military or on the front line. My personal beliefs are that women can be just as capable as men.
but... here is something that I am mixed on.
Imagine that a female soldier that has valuable information is captured. At first her training works out great and she never says a word about the information she knows, no matter what they do to her.
But what if she were to be raped, then got pregnant, then have a baby, and they used the baby as leverage against her.
I really don't want to play the devils advocate here, and in no way am I saying that women are not capable of fighting on the front lines. I am just trying to let people see things from a different point of view.
What would the answer be to a situation like this, sterilization (at least for a certain amount of time)? Training the parental instinct out of her? I don't have an answer for this one.edit on 5-2-2013 by tw0330 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Spookycolt
It would be an absolutely huge deal, propaganda wise, for any terrorist organization to do this. I would expect to see them targeting female soldiers for abduction once they are finally out there in the field in greater numbers.