8 hrs ago
The Land of the Free
Obama: Abortion Foes Want the 50s - Conservatives: Give us a 50s President Too
At a time when the headline of the day is a story about the bloody massacres of babies born alive in Gosnell's Clinic, the almost bone jarring contrast of Obama's speech at Planned Parenthood freezes every normal sense of credulity in unbelief.
12 hrs ago
Awaiting Trial, Maj. Nidal Hasan Paid $278,000
The Department of Defense confirms to NBC 5 Investigates that accused Fort Hood shooter Major Nidal Hasan has now been paid more than $278,000 since the Nov.
Mon May 20, 2013
Media Matters for America
Report: Fox News Underreported Sexual Assault In The Military
While Fox News has devoted extensive airtime to pushing scandals that have since begun to fall apart, it has largely ignored new allegations of sexual assault in the military.
Stars and Stripes
Analysis: Shadows of dishonor cast on the US military
A military judge last week found Army Sgt. John Russell guilty of gunning down five fellow soldiers at a base in Iraq.
Zaino: We need new institutional structures to fight sexual harassment
This month, three major institutions -- the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Army and the New York State Assembly -- have become embroiled in controversies involving allegations of sexual assault and harassment from powerful individuals within their ranks.
Sat May 18, 2013
Stars and Stripes
Hagel: Military has in many ways failed on sexual assault
Military leaders are disappointed, embarrassed and have, "in many ways, failed" on stopping sexual assault in the military, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday afternoon.
Fri May 17, 2013
Soldier In Fort Hood Sexual Assault Office Accused Of Abuse Identified
The coordinator of a sexual assault prevention program at Fort Hood under investigation for "abusive sexual contact" and other alleged misconduct was identified Thursday as Sgt.
Morris Daily Herald
Talarico reprises thoughts from valedictory address
Junior Yese Guzman accepts congratulations from Superintendent Dr. Pat Halloran following receiving her recognition certificate from Board of Education President Denny Best.
National Public Radio
Head Of Sexual-Harassment Program At Fort Campbell Arrested
The manager of the sexual-assault response program at Fort Campbell, Ky., has been arrested in a domestic dispute and has been relieved of his post.
Thu May 16, 2013
Obama: Military 'ashamed' by sexual assaults
U.S. military leaders are "angry" and "ashamed" over sexual assaults plaguing the armed forces, President Barack Obama said Thursday after ordering top Pentagon officials to "leave no stone unturned" in the effort to stop the abuse.
Changes proposed as military struggles with sex assaults
In light of two new cases this month involving sexual assault in the military -- allegedly by the service members tasked to prevent such crimes -- legislation was introduced Thursday that could ease victims' quest for justice.
Sgt. 1st Class Gregory McQueen tied to salacious allegations at Ft. Hood
Sgt. 1st Class Gregory McQueen, was identified yesterday as the Fort Hood soldier accused of running a prostitution operation.
River Front Times
Military Sexual Assault: Claire McCaskill Calls For Justice System Reforms
This week, the United States Army announced that one of its sergeants in Fort Hood, Texas, is facing allegations of pandering, abusive sexual contact, assault and maltreatment of subordinates.
Speier Calls Congress 'Enablers of...
Lawmakers came down hard today on military leaders, the morning after allegations emerged of another head of a military sexual assault prevention program engaging in the very behavior he was charged with stopping.
Another Military Sex Assault Prompts Order to Re-Train
Another sex assault allegation has led to an order that all military sexual assault prevention coordinators and recruiters be re-trained, re-credentialed and re-screened. The unprecedented move comes a week after the Air Force's sexual assault prevention officer was arrested for allegedly groping a woman, as well as the release of new statistics ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Military Anti-Sex Assault Official Faces Sex Assault Charges
Another member of the military who is supposed to stop sexual assaults is accused of sexual misconduct.
Promises Broken: The Attack On Fort Hood
Heartbreaking, truly heartbreaking for those heroes going through this due to the Obama Administration's refusal to label this attack terrorism.
Reserve liaisons help with WTUs
The Army Reserve's Warrior Transition Liaison Program has 18 liaison officers to help its wounded, ill and injured soldiers across the country.
Sexual abuse cases put Pentagon under fire
One after another, the charges have tumbled out - allegations of sexual assaults in the military that have triggered outrage, from local commanders to Capitol Hill and the Oval Office.
Morning News: Righteous Porn Kings and Fatal Nosebleeds
Don't Cut Our Service : Over 400 people packed yesterday's King County Council meeting to protest 17 percent cuts in Metro bus service that could go into effect next year without additional funding.