WILL - Focus - January 30, 2013

Women in Combat and the Transition to Civilian Life after the Military


(Duration: 50:38)

Elizabeth Ambros at the Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort, South Carolina, with unidentified male

Even though the ban on women serving in combat was only officially lifted last week, women have already been serving on the front lines in Iraq and Afghanistan. This hour host Craig Cohen talks with Director of the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Erica Borggren about what the ban means for women in the military and about her experiences serving in Iraq.

Categories: Gender issues, Military