• As a former Army sergeant who now works for a progressive women veterans’ advocacy group, I have mixed feelings about your post and I must address some inaccuracies as well. First off, the military is actually in the process of down sizing. Repealing DADT had nothing to do with needing more bodies. Secondly, women ARE [...]

  • Rebekah Havrilla commented on the blog post Help with a sister   3 years, 8 months ago · View

    I worked as a crisis counselor in a domestic abuse shelter for a time so I have seen many cases like this unfortunately. The cycle of abuse is a hard one to break especially when mental illnesses are involved. It’s also an unfortunate fact that it takes approximately 7 times for a woman to leave [...]

  • Rebekah Havrilla wrote a new blog post: Class Action Suit Filed Against Department of Defense   3 years, 8 months ago · View

    This morning, NBC aired a piece about the epidemic of sexual violence towards women in the military. I chose to participate in this lawsuit because there are changes that need to be made.  Leadership needs to be held accountable and women need to be able to work without the fear of being assaulted by their own [...]

  • Rebekah Havrilla became a registered member   3 years, 8 months ago · View

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