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2 Female Soldiers Sue US Military to End Women in Combat Ban

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The Los Angeles Times reported today that two female soldiers are suing the US Army and Department of Defense to end the ban on women participating in combat.

The complaint they filed on Wednesday May 23rd asserts that the rights of servicewomen are being violated by excluding them from specific military positions and combat roles, solely based on their gender.

We are so proud of these two military women, who are standing up for equal rights!

 Read more at LATimes.com
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