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ABC News: Military Still Lags in Assisting Victims of Sexual Assault

Gillian Mohney reports for ABC News on Protect Our Defenders Advocacy Board Member Jenny McClendon:

After years of not wanting to talk about her time in the military, McClendon started working with Protect Our Defenders, an advocacy group that assists military survivors of sexual trauma, in 2009. “I don’t want another generation to feel like they’re alone,” McClendon said. “Those serving today, I don’t want them betrayed.”

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