02 Oct '13, 12pm

#Rape In The #Military: An Epic Tragedy Enabled By Poor Governance (via @Forbes) #SexualAssault

Did you see the recent New York Times article on the outrageous questioning of an alleged rape victim during a military trial? The scene described dovetails with events going on at the University of Southern California Price School, where I teach and direct the Bedrosian Center on Governance . It also highlights how poor governance structures can make a bad system even worse. Last week, the Price School honored three visionary Americans at its annual Guardian Awards ceremony. In preparation for the event, I viewed An Invisible War by one of the honorees, Kirby Dick . What I watched stunned and disturbed me. The documentary looks at the problem of rape in the military and chronicles the ordeals of several service members who were raped, but unable to obtain justice or peace. The anguish of the assault is made worse by a culture and system of governance that seemingly punish...

Full article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/raphaelbostic/2013/10/01/rape...

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