Despite his stubbornness, his political awkwardness and his insubordination, his vision, energy and courage are unanimously praised, and he is considered today the founder of the US Air Force....
The administration reserves the right to make determinations about acceptable, or unacceptable dress, as well as the appropriate disciplinary action. Any student not in compliance with the dress code will be sent to the Director of Student Affairs.Consequences for violating the dress code are:
· 1 Detention plus 1 detention for each class missed as a result of needing to change
· 2 Detentions, or 1 Saturday detention, plus 1 detention for every class missed as a result of needing to change
· Parent/Guardian alerted to potential consequences for a third offense
· Considered a major offense for insubordination
· A disciplinary hearing is held
The Director of Student Affairs office has a limited supply of dress code compliant clothing that can be borrowed for the day, worn to class and, returned at the end of the day.
In early 1969, Ketchum told a superior that he thought the program was not “facing a very rosy future.” As antiwar protesters gathered outside the arsenal’s gates, the insubordination was giving way to overt acts of rebellion. Doctors leaked details about the research to the press; some even criticized the work publicly. One physician told me that he had come to believe that in many cases the arsenal had not done sufficient animal tests, and, fearing that he would have to violate the Hippocratic oath, he told Ketchum that he wanted a transfer, even if it meant being sent to Vietnam.
Tomoe Gozen was — what? the mistress? wife? servant? the extant descriptions vary — of a Minamoto ally whose insubordination got him eliminated fairly early in the campaign. This was Minamoto Kiso Yoshinaka, who, surrounded and facing certain death, called Tomoe to him and said: “As you are a woman, it were better that you now make your escape.”
Nonetheless, Lindsey was more circumspect than Sim. He had tried LSD and thought it impractical. In 1960, he told an audience of military doctors, “It may be possible to so dose a man that he would describe an enemy soldier as green-and-purple-striped, cuboid, and nine feet tall, but this is not incapacitation so long as he can still recognize this apparition as an enemy, and can shoot him or impale him on a bayonet.” When Army brass requested demonstrations of LSD’s effects on the volunteers, Lindsey refused, risking insubordination.
In the 21st C female insubordination, and assertiveness is a concept, which is slowly celebrated due to increased concentration on equal rights of all.