Military Army opens Ranger School to women, a historic leap toward equality

The Army is now inviting women to join Ranger School, the proving ground for its elite force. It's a 'promising development' toward equality for male and female soldiers.

By , Staff writer

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For the first time, women are being invited to apply for training with the Rangers, the elite group that the Army considers its “premier direct-action raid force.”