• White House announces support for women in military draft

    5 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - The Obama administration has declared its support for requiring women to register for the military draft, a symbolic but significant shift that reflects the U.S. military's evolution from a male-dominated force to one seeking to incorporate women at all levels.
    The White House emphasized that the administration remains committed to an all-volunteer military - meaning women, like men, wouldn't be forced to serve unless there were a national emergency like a major world war.
    Like his embrace of gay marriage in 2012, Obama's announcement appeared aimed more at influencing the...
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  • White House announces support for women in military draft

    White House announces support for women in military draft

    5 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - The Obama administration has declared its support for requiring women to register for the military draft, a symbolic but significant shift that reflects the U.S. military's evolution from a male-dominated force to one seeking to incorporate women at all levels. President Barack Obama has been considering whether to adopt the position since [...]
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