Lionesses: Female Soldiers Are Seeing Combat

A new PBS documentary, Lioness » 11/05/08 4:40pm 11/05/08 4:40pm, sheds new light on the role of women in combat. (It's reviewed in today's .) While technically prohibited from direct ground combat, female soldiers in Iraq frequently find themselves occupying a "gray area" that's never existed in prior wars. As one soldier puts it, “We’ve had grenades…