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BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Students throw their mortarboards in the air during their graduation photograph at the University of Birmingham degree congregations on July 14, 2009 in Birmingham, England. Over 5000 graduates will be donning their robes this week to collect their degrees from The University of Birmingham. A recent survey suggested that there are 48 graduates competing for every job. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

When West Point holds its graduation ceremony later this month, the prestigious military academy will make history. West Point’s Class of 2019 includes 34 African-American women, the most in its history.  A record 19 Hispanic women are also set to graduate. One of those graduates, Tiffany Welch-Baker, says she is “fortunate to have my sisters in arms” and hopes the photos will inspire young black girls to “be a force to be reckoned with”. Women first graduated from West Point beginning in 1980.  About 5,000 female cadets have graduated since. Does this show that the U.S. military is becoming more inclusive, or does more work need to be done?