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Rape in the Military: It's Time to Protect Our Soldiers

Margaret McLean | Posted 05.18.2014 | Politics
Margaret McLean

It's time for heads to roll in the United States military. President Obama and Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel must overhaul the system and start firing people. The talk and policy changes are not getting the job done for the thousands of victims of sexual assault in our armed services.

Mission Creeps: Sexual Violence in a Volunteer Military

Jack Healey | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics
Jack Healey

Sticking with the same old structure that has let this problem go for decades is simply not an option. If an 18-year-old boy or girl cannot safely enlist in our military, and train to be a soldier without fear of rape, then the system must be brought to a stop. Change, however, is possible.

Healing the Wounds of the Invisible War

Kori Cioca | Posted 03.10.2013 | Impact
Kori Cioca

Without the will and outrage of others, Military Sexual Trauma (MST) would still continue to be overlooked.

Sex and the General: A Small Drop in a Much Larger Bucket

Robert Weiss | Posted 01.13.2013 | Politics
Robert Weiss

The current drama playing out over General Petraeus' affair provides an opportunity to openly and thoroughly review military policy and procedure related to problem sexual behavior, while also addressing the larger problem of sexual acting out within the U.S. military.

Recovering From My Service to Our Nation

Mary Gallagher | Posted 10.03.2011 | Women
Mary Gallagher

My attacker took away my military career and stole my love for the military. For this, I blame the military commanders who fail to adequately investigate, prosecute or even track sexual predators in the armed services.