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Servicewomen

Why Aren't We Talking About Homeless Female Veterans?

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.12.2014 | Women

In his new PBS series "Coming Back with Wes Moore," Army veteran Wes Moore explores the often painful process of returning home from combat, including...

An Answer for Peter Buffett -- Part 3

Bradley Good | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Bradley Good

In order for the philanthropic industry to address this problem, or any problem our society faces, there are a few critical questions that need to be asked.

Servicewomen Speak Out On New Opportunities

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2013 | Politics

* Servicewomen say they already serve in combat zones * Without combat ribbons, their careers are stunted * Critics say ...

The Time is Now to End Discrimination Against Our Servicemembers

Tammy Duckworth | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics
Tammy Duckworth

Under current law, if a servicewoman becomes pregnant as a result of sexual assault and chooses abortion, her military health insurance will not cover it. As a combat veteran and newly elected member of the House of Representatives, I ask Congress to repeal this discriminatory ban.

Molly O'Toole

Defense Department Sued Over Rules Restricting Women In Combat

HuffingtonPost.com | Molly O'Toole | Posted 11.27.2012 | World

A first lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps, a captain in the Marine Corps Reserves, a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army Reserves and a major in the U.S...

Jesus Did Not Say 'Forgive and Forget'

Anne Dilenschneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Anne Dilenschneider

According to the VA, at least 30% of American servicewomen (and many men) have diagnosed cases of Military Sexual Trauma, a form of PTSD. The perpetrators are usually servicemen and commanders.