07 May '13, 4pm

Sexual Assaults In #Military Rose To Over 26,000 In 2012: Pentagon Survey:

There have always been sexual assaults in the military, but it has increased today, and most victims have kept quiet, or were pressured to keep quiet and threatened with various punishments, and rape was not much known outside the military. And, the military once had outlets for sexual release. All ships that landed at ports it was well known that there were places to go on shore leave, like the B-Bars at Subic Bay in the Philippeans or the bars at Okinawa etc. Even outside of every military base stateside there are prostitutes available. You even watched films warning of the dangers of venereal diseases and condoms were passed out. And finally, in the old days when women were in the military they had their own service like the WAVES and WACs and were mostly segregated. Now the military is integrated and sexes are in close contact now and thus the problems. All that being ...

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