We’ve read the reports that our Woman Warriors in The Stan are being encouraged to wear scarves over their heads. We’ve read views supporting and opposing this from all directions. My take on this is a little different. The way I see it, Male or Female, they are American Warriors. We should treat all of them the same. No matter where they are. And other nations should Fear and Respect them all the same as well.
I have the greatest respect for our female Warriors. As far as wearing scarves – that’s their choice. Desert wear in an desert environment… fine. But to make them more culturally sensitive? How about showing Afghani Women what a Free Woman looks like?
Okay, I have to admit they look awesome. The Tactical Scarf is kinda cool… and as far as head gear for female soldiers go… it’s an improvement. I mean, what the hell is this?
I’ve always thought the female uniform headgear as being rather silly. The regular headgear, when worn by our female troops, the ball cap or the beret, can look great. I also believe our uniforms should better match our environments. For example, if we have to go to war in a more arctic climate…