Topic: veterans

Coming Soon: Marine Women Near The Front Lines Of War

Coming Soon: Marine Women Near The Front Lines Of War

Here are the titles of a few movies about the Marine Corps: “A Few Good Men,” “All the Young Men,” “Flags of Our Fathers,” “The Boys in Company C,” “Brothers.” Notice a theme? Women made up only 7% of the Marines, making it by far the most male-dominated branch of the military. But now the Marines are taking major steps to include women in “war-fighting” units, including as officers and combat soldiers in artillery, tank, “assault amphibian” (!) battalions and more. Get me rewrite! More »

Afternoon Grind: Women In Technology And Female Veterans

Afternoon Grind: Women In Technology And Female Veterans

• How to have an amazing road trip. (The Hairpin)

• Meet Herman Cain’s lawyer. (Double X)

• Addressing the shortage of women in tech. (Women 2.0)

• Time saving services worth your money. (Divine Caroline)

• Essential beauty products to get you through the cold. (The Frisky)

• Do you enable bad behavior? (YourTango)

• How to honor female veterans. (HuffPost Women)

• You’re more beautiful than you think. (YouBeauty)

Gabrielle Giffords’ message goes beyond politics. (The Stir)

• Follow these foreign policy women on Twitter. (Daily Muse)