Female Body Armour

by Rachel Gertz

I’m not sure if I’m a feminist and I’m not sure if I’m a pacifist. So, this article about ill-fitting male armour on female soldiers really conflicted me. Of course women soldiers should have comfy bullet-deflecting gear that doesn’t chafe their curves or pinch their frames—so they can go kill people in the name of their country’s freedom.

Sigh.

Still, raises a good point. Design must solve problems and not create them.


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