Rape culture in the military


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That means that there was a

That means that there was a total unit break down, from chain of command to discipline, when that happens everything is FUBAR. But we knew everything was FUBAR already. And the Army officers that the Bush administration tends to favor are the type of officers who would get hit by "friendly" fire.

Ole Blue's picture
Posted by Ole Blue (not verified) on 1 February 2006 - 9:44am
Nothing new under the sun

I was in the Air Force in the late 70's and temporarily assigned to Redstone Arsenal, an army post, for training. There were places On Post that were off limits to me. I stopped by the MPs office and they had a post map that was full of pins showing assaults and rapes.

There was an article just the other day about the army accepting more criminals because of recruiting shortfalls. Which means this is just going to get worse.

Don's picture
Posted by Don (not verified) on 5 February 2006 - 3:47pm