• • Headline Potpourri #27: Obama’s Inauguration, Women In Combat & Expansive Gun Control
Frederick Meekins, WEBCommentary Altruism | These women opposed to women in combat are participating to an extent in the false altruism scandal described by Ayn Rand. They are not arguing such because of some profoundly held conviction regarding rigidly defined gender roles. Are they going to oppose women going into other inherently male occupations? It is that they are as much in fear of their lives and a desire not to be inconvenienced as any man that does not want to go to war.