|Hillary Clinton and friends in Omaha Nebraska. By Barbara Kinney for Hillary For America.|
Guest post by aphra behn
While it remains to be seen exactly how much she’ll donate to Clinton’s campaign and its affiliated Super PACs, Whitman’s real significance may be in encouraging other disillusioned Republicans to open their wallets — even if they don’t do so publicly.
Making our economy work for everyone starts by making sure those at the top pay their fair share in taxes.https://t.co/uDdkrzKL9O— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) August 3, 2016
Trump thinks it's too hard to make his products in America, so we went and found 100 US manufacturers he could use. https://t.co/FCUCLJb1nr— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) August 3, 2016
Colonel Colin Gubbins, SOE's first head of training and operations, organised in-depth training for recruits in unarmed combat, firearms, sabotage and wireless techniques. Research and development stations were set up near Welwyn in Hertfordshire, where scientists and technicians worked on specialist weapons, sabotage equipment and camouflage materials.
The final report from Beaulieu characterised her as being “not over-burdened with brains” and concluded that it was “very doubtful whether she is really suited to work in the field”. The latter comment was backed by fellow recruit Yvonne Cormeau, who requested that Noor be withdrawn. The response by the head of F Section, Maurice Buckmaster, was contemptuous. “We don't want them overburdened with brains” he scribbled, under which he added “[it] makes me cross”. For him the equation was simple. The demand for wireless operators was greater than ever; Noor wanted to go; and he needed a qualified “body” to send. But of the four women on the course, only Cormeau would return.
“Assistant Section Officer INAYAT-KHAN displayed the most conspicuous courage, both moral and physical over a period of more than 12 months “
Nothing, neither her nationality, nor the traditions of her family, none of these obliged her to take her position in the war. However, she chose it. It is our fight that she chose, that she pursued with an admirable, an invincible courage.