Women Currently Being Tested in Marine Infantry UnitsSubmitted by emalvini on Fri, 03/29/2013 - 21:22
Women Currently Being Tested in Marine Infantry Units
By JAMES DAO
Published: March 29, 2013
QUANTICO, Va. — A group of Marine second lieutenants, all men, stood before the ropes on an obstacle course. They looked exhausted, though the day was far from done. One by one, they took their shots at scaling the line. One by one, most of them dropped short of the top. They were already three hours behind the front-runners in their class.