Women mandated to enlist in Selective Service

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Recently, the Senate passed a defense authorization bill that requires women to sign up for Selective Service once they turn eighteen on January 2018 or later. The bill hasn’t been implemented into law but it could be the law of the land soon. Although some people applaud the bill, other believe that requiring young women to sign up for the Selective Service is a disastrous decision. However, I believe that the bill doesn’t really implement equality between the sexes and doesn’t ensure that women are protected from abuse while serving their country in the military. Hence my opposition to the bill and hoping that it isn’t signed into law.

Women(White) are still paid 78 cents to the dollar White men make. Black women are paid 64 cents to the dollar White men make and Hispanic women 53…

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Women mandated to enlist in Selective Service

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