20 Mar '17, 12pm

She Who Borne The Battle » Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America (IAVA)

She Who Borne The Battle » Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans Of America (IAVA)

Not only do women veterans encounter barriers to care and benefits, they do so in a culture that often does not accept them or fully recognize them as veterans. The time to act is now. Improving access to care and benefits while changing the underlying culture to one inclusive of women. This glaring problem is best exemplified in the gendered and very outdated motto that greets every person, male and female, who walk into the VA: “To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for

Full article: https://iava.org/she-who-borne-the-battle/

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