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    US Co-ed Selective Service Plan Stirs Controversyi
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    Bernard Shusman
    February 11, 2016 6:46 PM
    Young women may soon be required to register with the U.S. Selective Service System, the U.S. government agency charged with implementing a draft in a national emergency. Top Army and Marine Corps commanders told the Senate Armed Services Committee recently that women should register, and a bill has been introduced in Congress requiring eligible women to sign up for the military draft. The issue is stirring some controversy, as VOA’s Bernard Shusman reports from New York.

    US Co-ed Selective Service Plan Stirs Controversy

    Published February 11, 2016

    Young women may soon be required to register with the U.S. Selective Service System, the U.S. government agency charged with implementing a draft in a national emergency. Top Army and Marine Corps commanders told the Senate Armed Services Committee recently that women should register, and a bill has been introduced in Congress requiring eligible women to sign up for the military draft. The issue is stirring some controversy, as VOA’s Bernard Shusman reports from New York.


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    by: elb
    February 11, 2016 2:47 PM
    Men get it from the right and the left. When it's convenient, women want it, when not, only a few want it. The rest want it gone.

    Men only got the vote after agreeing to a draft. Women did not have to.