Women in War

First Female Infantry in History Join Marine Corps

Thursday was a milestone for the Marine Corps, as the first three female infantry joined the forces. Read More »

When it Comes to Peacemaking, Where Are the Women?

Seeing that war impacts women significantly, it's interesting to wonder why haven't more women been a larger part of peace agreements. Read More »

Women Rise Ranks and Lead Troops in These Inspiring Films

In Hollywood, men have been wielding guns and fighting wars for what seems like forever. And for most of America's history, those movies were simply reflecting reality: the military was exclusive to men. Read More »

Michelle Obama, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kerry Washington Join Forces to Support Veterans

Just in time for Memorial Day, Glamour Magazine‚Äôs May issue cover brings together an all-star team of women who are dedicated to im Read More »

A Recording of a Military Sexual Harassment Investigation Shows How Flawed the System Is

Two years ago, Katie Rapp was sent home from Afghanistan after reporting multiple incidents of sexual harassment. In March 2013, she was told to meet Lt. Col. Lisa Gammon at a Perkins restaurant in Ohio to discuss the investigation into her claims. Read More »

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Going Off Script with Rachel Grady, Director of MAKERS: Women in War

Rachel Grady talked to soldiers and CIA agents, an army nurse and a helicopter pilot (MJ Hegar, in the featured image). Read More »