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Huffington Post: Shameful: Washington Times Column Blames Female Service Members for Assault, Calls Them Liars

Protect Our Defenders Policy Advisor Miranda Petersen writes for the Huffington Post:

The bottom line is that women serving in the military are not the problem — rapists and a culture that condones rape are the problem. The debate should be focused on how to eradicate this crime, protect men and women serving in our armed forces, and create an environment conducive to mission readiness and unit cohesion free from sexual violence.

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