On this week’s episode of Truth About War, we joined by Rachel Washburn, a former Army Intelligence Officer who is truly a pioneer for women in the military. It may be strange to call a young woman in her early thirties a pioneer, but that is how fast women’s roles in the Armed Forces have been changing. Tune in to hear Rachel’s story.
LINKS TO FURTHER READING & WATCHING
From The Atlantic – The Combat Jobs Women Can Now Fight For
From U.S. Army – Cultural Support Team Women Serve with Distinction
From The Washington Post – The Army’s all-women special ops teams show us how we’ll win tomorrow’s wars
From NBC News – What Is a SCIF and Who Uses It?
From Drexel.Edu – ROTC Program
From Special-Ops.Org – Army Special Forces Operational Detachment Alpha (ODA)