Fox News Host Tucker Carlson got slammed in a new ad by a prominent veterans political action committee. The conflict speaks to broader disputes over gender in the armed forces and the nature of the U. Maybe those folks feel like they have something to prove.
The expeditionary forceone of the three in the Marines Corps, posted a tweet in support of U. Master Gunnery Sgt. Scott Stalkerwho was also condemning comments from the Fox News host. Facebook Twitter.
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And I see it every day here right at the Pentagon. We intended to speak up for female Marines and it was an effort to support them. The comments, coming after efforts by President Joe Biden and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin to address issues of sexual harassment and gender equity in the militarydrew a rare rebuke from the Pentagon.
More: On International Women's Day, Biden s orders on gender equity, nominates two women to be four-star commanders. Female service members slam Tucker Carlson for his comments on women in the military.
Pentagon: Nat'l Guard not free labor at Capitol. We are human and we messed up.
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They are a crucial part to our corps and we need them to know that. On Tuesday, Carlson complained during his primetime talk show that China's military was becoming "more masculine" while "our military needs to become, as Joe Biden says, more feminine.
Official s from the Marinesthe U. Army and U. Navy have posted tweets in support of female service members as part of Women's History Month. That's on them. Hide Caption.
I've seen it up on Capitol Hill just this past month. We will adjust fire and ensure the utmost professionalism in our tweets.
Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby says the extension of National Guard at the Capitol for two more months was not due to them being "free labor. Carlson responded to the rebuke from the Pentagon on Thursday, claiming the condemnation was as if his show were "a hostile foreign power. We know we're the greatest military in the world today and even for all the things we need to improve, we know exactly why that's so," Kirby continued.
Marine force apologized Saturday for comments its official made on Twitter defending women in the military amid a larger dispute between the Pentagon and Fox News host Tucker Carlson over female servicemembers. Marine apologizes for comments defending female service members.
Share your feedback to help improve our site! More: The Biden administration has reached out to North Korea, seeking to prevent further escalation. Carlson's comments elicited a of direct and indirect tweets in support of women in the military. Show Caption.