Now that Mike Pence is the official choice to join Donald Trump on the Republican ticket, his background is being thoroughly examined.
One story uncovered by BuzzFeed is an op-ed from Pence’s old radio show suggesting that the 1998 Disney film "Mulan" is liberal propaganda.
In the 17-year-old editorial, Pence wrote: "I suspect that some mischievous liberal at Disney assumes that Mulan's story will cause a quiet change in the next generation's attitude about women in combat, and they just might be right."
He wrote the op-ed in 1999 when he was a radio talk show host in Indiana before he ran for Congress.
In his argument, Pence cited real-life military scandals, including Tailhook and the Aberdeen Proving Ground, in which officers were convicted of raping female soldiers. He ended the piece: "Moral of story: women in military, bad idea."
"Despite her delicate features and voice, Disney expects us to believe that Mulan's ingenuity and courage were enough to carry her to military success on an equal basis with her cloddish cohorts," he wrote. "Obviously, this is Walt Disney's attempt to add childhood expectation to the cultural debate over the role of women in the military.
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