Today, standing among hundreds of Marines at Camp Pendleton, President Barack Obama said, “It undermines what this military stands for, what the Marine Corps stands for, when sexual assault takes place within our units.”
West Point’s latest scandal is symptomatic of a more basic problem–it is structually sexist, evidenced in women’s low numbers as cadets and staff and compounded by the Army’s under utilization of women and refusal to increase their numbers
Women are born with a treasure between their thighs that some men are willing to commit horrible acts of violence to dominate. Walk A Mile In Her Shoes is a high-profile way to make men think about the threat of violence women (and many gay men) face every day of their lives. Today, Walk A Mile In Her Shoes is On Our Radar.
The Invisible War documentary film’s riveting account of rape in the ranks should compel Congress to rip every door off its hinges inside the Pentagon. Sadly, rape with impunity is ubiquitous in our military and it’s a national shame A groundbreaking and award winning documentary film, “The Invisible War” about rape in the military ranks [...]