Infantrywoman. Tank commander. Aircraft door gunner. On March 1, to kick off Women’s History Month, the U.S. Marine Corps released a video depicting female Marines in serving in combat jobs, followed by photographs of female Marines from previous eras, with the tagline “For every woman who fights, there is a woman who fought for her.”
Defense Secretary Ash Carter’s Dec. 3 decision to open all combat positions for women has spurred a conversation about gender inequality in the military, reported Quartz. However, pay is not among them. Women in the military are not victims of the gender pay gap.