Accuracy in Media

Female Infantry Marines will Graduate from Boot Camp

From Task and Purpose: Just over a year after Defense Secretary Ash Carter issued a mandate opening previously closed ground combat jobs to women, the¬†Marine Corps¬†expects to see its first female recruits with infantry contracts graduate boot camp, bringing them one step closer to billets in combat arms units. To date, 31 female Marines have […]

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Is Gender Segregation a Bad Move at Marine Boot Camp?

From Task and Purpose: The Marine Corps is asking tough questions of itself after the death of a Muslim recruit sparked an investigation that could lead to administrative or legal action against up to 20 enlisted and officer personnel. But any dialogue about how recruits are made into Marines must also include a frank discussion […]

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January 2017

1/8/2017 - Female Infantry Marines will Graduate from Boot Camp

November 2016

11/13/2016 - Is Gender Segregation a Bad Move at Marine Boot Camp?

March 2016

3/13/2016 - Survey: Active Marines Not Fans of Opening All Combat Roles to Women

December 2015

12/4/2015 - Defense Dept Opens All Combat Jobs to Women over Marine Corps’ Objections

July 2015

7/17/2015 - Kuwait-Born Gunman Kills 4 Marines, Became More Radical Recently

February 2015

2/13/2015 - ISIS seizes town near Iraqi Air Base where U.S. Marines are stationed