Women serve in combat in the air, at sea, and on the ground. Competence, not gender, should always be the key factor in military assignments.
Military women ― like other working women ― need critical supports like health care and child care. In many respects, military women have better supports than civilian women, but in several respects they do not.
Sexual Assault and Harassment in the Military
Sexual assault and harassment are serious problems in the military. To end criminal behavior and ensure we have the best military possible, it’s vital that we improve efforts to prevent and respond to assault and harassment.