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It’s an unfortunate fact that military personnel are not immune to sexual assault or rape. Here is my latest article at The New Agenda, The Sacrifice No Soldier Should Have to Endure.

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The Invisible War is a documentary highlighting the epidemic of sexual assault and rape in the military. It is already having a tremendous impact. Two days after viewing it, Defense Department Secretary Leon Panetta ordered a change in rape/sexual assault … Continue reading

Sandusky Verdict: A Survivor’s Thoughts

A little over a week ago I was cooking dinner and having a conversation with my husband when his iPad’s news alert went off, saying, “Jury reaches a verdict in Sandusky trial!” After realizing the verdict hadn’t actually been announced, we turned on CNN and stood waiting, breathless. (Keep Reading

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Although the Senate passed the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization, House Republicans are quietly pushing through their own version that strips out protection for women on college campuses, women who are undocumented, members of the LGBT community, and Native American … Continue reading