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#435377 - 05/21/13 06:36 PM Rates of Sexual Abuse of Males in the Military
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Report that 40% of vets receiving treatment for sexual abuse while in the military were male.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-...0-cent-men.html

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#435477 - 05/22/13 01:50 PM Re: Rates of Sexual Abuse of Males in the Military [Re: Ninja_Turtle]
cant_remember Offline
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I saw that. Thanks for posting.

It's something we know but that the public and media seem to fail to realize, even as this issue gets more attention: sexual violence is gender neutral.

It is always incorrect to assume the gender of an average sex assault victim is female.

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#435671 - 05/24/13 05:07 PM Re: Rates of Sexual Abuse of Males in the Military [Re: Ninja_Turtle]
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President Obama tells Navy class culture of sex assault must end:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22660609
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