28 February 2013

Military Women: History that Built a Nation

"Military Women: History that Built a Nation"  
by Latorial Faison (STARS & STRIPES KOREA, Okinawa, Guam, Kanto) 2/26/13

Since the beginning of time, women have played pivotal roles in cultures all over the world.  As societies vary, so have the roles of women. Historically, women have served as caregivers, cooks, planters, inventors, mechanics, builders and business women. They have even served as leaders in their families and communities.  However, if there is one place where women have transcended the traditional roles of gender to serve as heroically as their male counterparts it is in our nation’s armed forces . . . (click here for complete article)