Col. Michael Robertson – a Fort Bliss officer with nearly 40 years of service and commanded the 31st Combat Support Hospital in Afghanistan, will only spend three months in military prison after he was convicted today of sexual harassment and assault; a punishment that most find to be a slap in the face for sexual … Continue reading Army Officer convicted of sexual harassment and assault . Allowed to keep full retirement pension.
Jana, United States Army Well, here it is.. another night I am up crying and shaking, and with every second my eyes are closed tight, all I can see are the filthy pigs on top of me. Maybe talking about it will finally help me release some resentment I have held since my deployment in … Continue reading Soldier writes about her rapes.
Mary V. United States Army In 2007 I was raped 6 months into my services with the Army. I reported the rape and my rapist were never prosecuted. Instead, I was viewed as being mentally unstable and as a result lost my career in 2008. In 2009 I enrolled in school to take advantage of … Continue reading MST Veteran feels left out
Rebcaa Blumer, United States Navy On February 13, 2010, I was drugged and raped by 3 Army Soldiers the day before they shipped off to Afghanistan. I was beaten and bloody and bruised and washed by my rapists. I reported my rape to the ER the next morning. I decided to go unrestricted in my … Continue reading Sailor drugged and raped by 3 Army Soldiers
SPC4, Anonymous Solider, United States Army I joined the Army for a better life. When I arrived at Ft. Jackson, SC for basic training and assigned to a unit, as we recuits disemparked from the "cattle car", two drill sergeants were separating the females into two groups. These groups were attractive and unattractive. The attractive … Continue reading Abuse in the United States Army
G, United States Army I have hidden inside my career as a nurse and a lifetime student with multiple masters degrees too long. It's time to let others know that this is a long term problem in the making. We can no longer hide behind the screen of "if you don't talk about it, it … Continue reading No longer Silent-Soldier is speaking out about sex abuse in the Army.
By D.A.V. Diva,United States Army THE CASE 3.310 Disabilities that are proximately due to, or aggravated by, service-connected disease or injury. My disgust is the fact that I was raped and it was covered up for the Good of the Army! But all the injuries that have resulted from the rape and 2 sexual assaults … Continue reading Army abused both her and her daughter.
Katie, United States Army I joined the Active Duty Army in September of 1993 to serve my Country, earn some college money and possibly make a career out of being a soldier. I was 17. 6 months after joining the Army, I was given my first set of orders, and I was headed to Germany. … Continue reading U.S. Soldier raped while serving in Germany
Anonymous, Massachusetts National Guard I grew up in an affluent town in Massachusetts. My family was expecting me to follow in their footsteps of getting an ivy league education and becoming a doctor or a lawyer. I had other dreams. I wanted to join the Army. I found the National Guard to be a great … Continue reading Rape in the Massachusetts National Guard
Michelle, United States Army Like most soldiers, I grew up in a less than ideal household that I wanted to escape as quickly as possible. It was bad enough that I enlisted with parental permission less than 2 weeks after my 17th birthday. I was very young, and pretty naive. In high school I didn't … Continue reading Raped by a Staff Sergeant. United States Army