AP just reported the Rangers and SEALs will be training women starting in mid ’15 & ’16 respectively.
I hate to tell you “I told you so,” but I did.
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Will Rodriguez served over 20 years as an Infantry officer in Europe, the Middle East, Korea and Latin America. He has extensive experience in both light Infantry and mechanized warfare to include combat. He was selected to serve as a TAC at West Point and his final assignment was to the Infantry’s Battle Lab conducting research on tomorrow’s Infantry force. He concentrated in National Security at West Point, holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling & Leadership Development and is a graduate of the Combined Arms General Staff College. Born and raised in a tough section of New York City, Will lost his accent in the Army but kept the attitude. Read more from Will at http://gruntsandco.com/
For special forces standards should be higher regardless of sex or age. War is a ruthless discriminator that don't care what politicians and social justice warriors think.
KCCO hjw1dr SEAL76 Great post , even if you are dude!......or, because you are!LOL.....and ladies I ducked waaaaaaay before I added that last part ;)!
This article was in the Washington Post yesterday. http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/army-opens-grueling-ranger-job-to-women/2015/01/15/2bc22e74-9cdd-11e4-86a3-1b56f64925f6_story.html
Well since someone down here said "80% mental, 20% physical" it got me thinking... As someone who ran a joint mission with MARSOC, I must have made up for the lacking 20% physical part with mental? Go USAF, Commandos & SOF :) Dear Obama, You didn't build that...