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Women in Combat ´Part of
Another Social Experiment,´
Says Retired Army General

Cybercast News Service, by Susan Jones

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/24/2013 1:58:53 PM

Retired Army Lt. Gen. William G. Boykin, the former head of the U.S. Special Forces Command, says infantry and other front-line units are no place for women, and it has nothing to do with their courage or capabilities: "The people making this decision are doing so as part of another social experiment, and they have never lived nor fought with an infantry or Special Forces unit," Boykin said in a statement released by the conservative Family Research Council, for whom he now works. "These units have the mission of closing with and destroying the enemy, sometimes

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Amen to that General! How do we ever repair the damage that is being done to us by radical leftists. Gen. Boykin has called the 0bama regime a Marxist insurgency. He was also forced out by the 0bama regime from speaking at West Point. All of the military members who speak the truth about 0bama are banished by this regime.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 1/24/2013 2:15:25 PM     (No. 9136901)

Liberals have ALWAYS viewed the military as a captive laboratory for their twisted social experiments.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 1/24/2013 2:16:47 PM     (No. 9136907)

All males must register for the (non existant) draft at the age of 18.

Say that outloud, and ask when all 18 years old, male, female, straight or gay will register for the draft.

Oh, and that is all 18 year olds – including aliens – because in the ’60´s you could be drafted if you were 18 and resident of the USA.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: tulipwood, 1/24/2013 2:26:15 PM     (No. 9136923)

Good luck, ladies. You are on your own.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/24/2013 2:36:14 PM     (No. 9136940)

"I don´t care if we ARE under attack....I´m not going out looking like this!!!"

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Reply 5 - Posted by: upstate54, 1/24/2013 2:42:48 PM     (No. 9136952)

If individual women can meet the same stringent strength and agility requirements as the men, then go for it. Otherwise no.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rafter, 1/24/2013 3:24:07 PM     (No. 9137036)

New meaning to the term foxholes.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: EQKimball, 1/24/2013 3:24:32 PM     (No. 9137038)

We already know how female news reporters are treated when simply surrounded by a crowd of angry men during demonstrations in Cairo. There is no doubt that a worse fate will await female combat POWs captured by jihadists.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: boiler57, 1/24/2013 3:30:40 PM     (No. 9137055)

My solution: Don´t integrate them. Form up all women units, from private up to general if needed. Send them out, if they do good, Hooray. If they get creamed, tough noogies.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Theeo, 1/24/2013 3:47:00 PM     (No. 9137091)

Does this mean foxhole with bidet for the Special Forces couple?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: MattMusson, 1/24/2013 4:11:41 PM     (No. 9137142)

Three Words: Hostile Working Environment

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Conservativegirl, 1/24/2013 4:32:48 PM     (No. 9137181)

Allow me to deliver the lib/prog rebuttle to his comments. "Who cares what an old, retired general thinks?" You know that´s their attitude.


Girl´s Hubby

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Reply 12 - Posted by: cactus, 1/24/2013 4:40:15 PM     (No. 9137197)

It will be interesting to see whether women continue to enlist at the current rates. I´m not seeing any guarantees that they won´t be forced to the front lines if the "need" is there whether they want to go or not. I believe we´ve already seen examples of what happens to women who are captured during the current war on terror.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: keekng, 1/24/2013 4:44:57 PM     (No. 9137208)

If you want to be treated like a man, you get to fight like a man. Unfortunately, too many want the position but lack the mental and physical ability.


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Reply 14 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 1/24/2013 5:26:27 PM     (No. 9137310)

Since this issue arises because of promises made to special interest activists be fair. Don´t force a woman or a metro sexual into combat units but if they volunteer stand back and give them a chance to learn on the jop what combat really means..
To make that easier on men who believe women are special beings units should be formed by choice.
1. All gay and lesbian male oriented troops form one battle unit choice
2. All Gay and lesbian female oriented troops can help keep assistance flowing to the front lines
3. All straight troops men or women can fill their choices too-- free from the stress caused mixed abilities.
Activists now without a cause probably will just fade away and a balance of lives and living can be achieved to our benefit.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Doc Obiwan, 1/24/2013 5:31:08 PM     (No. 9137319)

Dittoes, Sir. General Boykin has long been a teller of unpopular truths in a politically correct world, and has caught a lot of flack because of it. Usually he´s right.

He certainly is in this case.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 1/24/2013 5:33:25 PM     (No. 9137324)

Boykin nails it.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/24/2013 5:43:17 PM     (No. 9137345)

Guarantee: Standards will be lowered so Fems don´t fail...the courses. On the battlefield it will be life/death and I´m afraid our ´Guys´ will die either saving or being saved by fems that just can´t do it.

The less than 1% that can measure up will be hired away by the Ruskies. They like Tough Women!

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