Amber Smith is national security writer and commentator. She is a former U.S. Army Kiowa Warrior helicopter pilot-in-command and Air Mission Commander. She is a combat veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan. For more information visit OfficialAmberSmith.com
Since women can now try out for the same combat jobs as men, women should have the same draft requirement. That’s what equality looks like.
Resentment will occur if female quotas are applied to each unit to satisfy political agendas, so putting women in combat makes it much more critical to maintain high and equal standards.
Malala Yousafzai’s Nobel Prize was well earned, and it presents a moment to discuss genuine oppression of women worldwide.
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