Should women sign up for the draft?

Two military leaders testified yesterday that women should sign up for the draft — though the draft is mostly symbolic these days. Women were recently cleared for combat duty in all armed services, though that was largely symbolic, as well, because women had been fighting in combat all along. “Now that the restrictions that exempted women from …

Women are not equal in the U.S.

A new United Nations report says that it’s a myth that women are equal in the U.S. We aren’t. Far from it. From the report: US women do not take their rightful place as citizens of the world’s leading economy, which has one of the highest rates of per capita income. In the US, women fall …

About that whole equality thing:

60 Minutes and Vanity Fair conducted a poll to see how Americans really feel about equality, and this is what they found: I know. Damn near unreadable, so go here if you’re interested. Oddly, 33 percent of Americans say houses of worship make people feel the most equal. As far as churches go, one researcher …