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21 Mar, 2010 06:46

Do women have a place in the US army?

Twenty years ago, legislation was passed to allow women into the US army. However, they are still banned from many aspects of military life, which remains the last bastion of manhood.

Is it reasonable to keep them out of combat, or is it discrimination? Lori “The Resident” Harfenist quizzed people in New York about the role of women in the armed forces.