The Military Cover Up Essays

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“The most shocking cover up in the United States Military is not what you would expect (The Invisible War),” reports of sexual assaults over all branches of the military have tremendously increase every since women have been allow to take part of the military. According to the Secretary of Defense, over 500,000 male and female soldiers have suffered of sexual abuse from senior peers and commanders. During the past years, many women reported a variety of cases of sexual abuse. Sadly, the victims were only ignored, blamed and punished for the events. Sexual assaults are considered a scandalous subject which our military has decided to avoid, but by doing so, the number of rapes has increase even faster. Rape is a repetitive criminal; and as every day goes by, the number of cases continues to accumulate. Honor, courage, respect, loyalty, and integrity are the great pillars of the military which many men and women worked hard to forged, but as the unfairness and inequality continues to grow the pillars are starting to collapse. Due to the immorality and wrongness in the military, women should reconsider the sexual threats and consequences before taking part of the military.
“Preventing Sexual Assault Is Everyone's Duty!” a phrase by one of the many posters by the Sexual Assault Coordinator Response (SACR) at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base , caught the view of female armed forces veteran and battalion commander in the Ohio National Guard, Jennifer Stephens.…