The Role Of Women And Women In The Military

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Women have been treated differently from men for centuries and that is yet to completely change. Women have the same rights as men, but are not allowed to fully use them. As times changed, women have been trying to express their rights in many ways, which had led to a few women into joining the military. Even though there are women in the military, they are not able to perform combat roles. Women were unable to perform combat roles in the military because of sexism and lack of respect. The main issue that restricted women from combat, besides the sexism and lack of respect, was that people did not believe that women could handle the pressure. People believed that if a woman was under too much pressure, then she was more likely to mess up and …show more content…
In order to be a soldier, you need to be courageous when performing combat roles and women in the military already are showing courage. By being part of the military, women prove that they can handle the pressure it takes to be a part of the military. Each time a woman joins the military, they prove that they are brave enough to perform combat roles. Women are standing up for what they believe while facing an enemy they cannot harm, society which means they know what to do in a complicated situation. Women are bold enough to fight like men can, so why are they not allowed to? Women have the same right as any male soldier does to prove their strength on the battlefield, but they cannot because they are seen as cowards. Women are able to cope under pressure in a way a man could not and that reason signifies that a woman should be able to perform combat roles. Women have what it takes to be the best combat soldier there could ever be. If women had only been given the chance to prove themselves like the male soldiers had, there might have been more women who had wanted to perform combat roles in the military as of today. Women need more chances to prove that they can be as brave as any man. Women have what it takes to be a brave soldier, but continue to be prevented from doing so because people would rather discourage a woman instead of encouraging her. Moreover, women are not just brave, but reliable …show more content…
Women are being exiled from the most important part of the military. The public should know that while in the military, their loved ones were being disrespected because of their gender. The people of the nation should be worried and know that the other enemy of women and of America itself is the military. The military shows favoritism toward men because of the belief that men are stronger than women are. Being labeled stronger than women, had led to men performing combat roles in the military. The public should be concerned that women were unable to fight for what they believed in even if it included helping to protect their country. The public should be informed about the predicament women in the military have to endure. Women are being toyed with by their male soldiers and are unable to do anything about it. Women could report the harassment, but more problems might take place because of that. Women are stuck between two hard places and if they tried to escape, they would be in more danger than before. As a nation, we need all able body to fight for our country and on equal terms. We need to not be separated by gender, but united under one cause. The full name of the country this nation inhabits is called the United States of America, but the people within the

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