Tag Archives: Military Sexual Trauma

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

TweetA love letter to anxious ladies. Black women are an electoral voting force. White belly dancers and cultural appropriation. The Army’s top sexual assault prosecutor has been suspended after assault allegation. Over the trend of black “it” girls. Filibuster for military sexual trauma. Hate to link to TMZ, but they’ve got the most quotes straight [...]
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Not a word about military sexual violence in last night’s State of the Union

Tweet*Trigger warning* Not a word. Lots of words about the armed forces. Several words about the need to keep our deployed troops as safe as possible and to keep our promises to our deployed troops. Here’s the bulk of what President Obama said: Tweet
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Feministing Follow Friday: #EndMilitaryRape Edition

Tweet Today’s #endmilitaryrape Twitter storm organized by the Service Women’s Action Network reminded us how grateful we are for the activists working on- and off-line to protect our troops from sexual violence. Here are a few we recommend following: Tweet
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Check out Dean Spade’s trans* politics manifesto. Since when does VICE produce good reporting on sexual violence? Minors with disabilities held in solidarity confinement in San Francisco juvenile hall. Little Libertarians on the prairie. More research on encouraging girls to pursue STEM. The Pentagon’s new plan to combat military sexual assault doesn’t do enough. [...]
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Female soldier calls out victim-blaming Air Force flier with tips for how to “avoid becoming a victim” of sexual assault

TweetHere’s a poster of helpful advice on “how to avoid being a victim” created by the sexual assault coordinator at Ohio’s Wright-Patterson Air Force base. Via Business Insider: I particularly love that this list of tips–all eight of which are directed at the potential victim–is under the title “Preventing Sexual Assault is Everyone’s Duty!” Maybe [...]
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