Alexis Leanna Henshaw

Alexis Leanna Henshaw is a Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science in the University of Arizona’s School of Government and Public Policy. She holds an M.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is also currently pursuing a certificate in Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of Arizona.

Women are acting as combatants in approximately one-third of present-day armed insurgencies. Are there lessons for the US military?