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January 6 2016

Podcast #27 • Women In Combat: Is There A Political Agenda Behind The New Policy?

Amber Smith

Hadley Heath Manning, IWF Senior Policy Analyst, sits down with Amber Smith, IWF Military Fellow and former Kiowa helicopter pilot in the United States Army. The two discuss the recent policy change that expands combat roles for women in the military. Hadley and Amber discuss the current roles women fill in the military and the unintended consequences that could come from the new policy. They also discuss the importance of a mission standard rather than a gender standard.

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