Equality in the Little Green Army

The composition of our military forces has changed significantly since the draft ended in 1973 and enrollment dropped from 2.2 million to just over 1 million (or less than 1% of the population). Today, about 16% of active duty personnel are women.

Interestingly, the diversity of women recruits tends to be greater than both their male counterparts and the population as a whole.  Yet, for the contributions during military service that women have made over the years, they had been excluded from one of the best known branchesPlastic Army Men. But that oversight is about to change.

BMCToys.com, 8/30/2019
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