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Leon Panetta Women in Combat

Women in Combat Arms

Andrew Lubin | Posted 03.31.2013 | Impact
Andrew Lubin

Let's get something else straight: if this is the law of the land, I have no doubt the Marine Corps will enthusiastically -- and properly -- lead the way in implementing women in combat arms MOS's.

Sadie Hawkins was K.I.A.

Harold Ross | Posted 03.30.2013 | Women
Harold Ross

If a military draft is ever needed again, Panetta's Pandora Box will not be closed. Then, women will have another choice -- namely, that of the Conscientious Objector.

Emily Swanson

Polls Find Support For Women In Combat

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 01.27.2013 | Politics

Americans are more likely to support than oppose allowing women to serve in combat roles, according to two polls released this weekend. Outgoing Defen...

WATCH: Soledad O'Brien Schools Guest Against Women In Combat

Posted 01.26.2013 | Media

Soledad O'Brien schooled a guest who argued against women in combat during her Friday CNN show. Earlier this week, outgoing Defense Secretary Leon ...

Female Purple Heart Winner Tells HuffPost Live: It's About Time

Posted 01.25.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

The Pentagon's policy of forbidding women in combat has ended with the order handed down by Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta this week. The decision ...

Molly O'Toole

Leon Panetta Removes 'Brass Ceiling,' Lifts Combat Exclusion

HuffingtonPost.com | Molly O'Toole | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The military services began racing Thursday to open jobs across the armed forces to women, a historic change that likely will put more w...

Molly O'Toole

Women Soldiers Win Equal Right To Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Molly O'Toole | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta is lifting the military ban on women in combat, allowing them to officially serve on the front lines f...