Women in Combat

The State of Things
12:27 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Addressing Sexual Assault In The U.S. Military

Department of Defense Seal
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Army General Jeffrey A. Sinclair's sexual assault trial began yesterday. General Sinclair is one of the highest ranking military officers to be tried by jury. The case comes just as legislation to address sexual assault in the military goes before the Senate for a vote.

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The State of Things
12:09 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

American Legion Commander Shatters Barriers

Commander Patricia Harris
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When Patricia Harris became leader of the North Carolina Department of the American Legion, she was the first African-American and the first female to take the post. 

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