Kayla Williams
Kayla Williams

Kayla Williams is a former sergeant and Arabic linguist in a Military Intelligence company of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). She is also the author of Love My Rifle More Than You: Young and Female in the U.S. Army.

Doublex
May 10 2013 12:18 PMAir AssaultSexual assaults in the military are skyrocketing. That’s because the military still doesn’t understand what assault is.
Politics
Jan. 24 2013 12:01 PMOur Boots Have Been on the GroundTen years ago my fellow soldiers would have balked at having women serve in combat. After Iraq and Afghanistan, the policy is finally catching up to reality.
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