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WBUR: Congress Takes Up Sexual Assault In The Military

NPR’s Here and Now reports on Protect Our Defenders Advocacy Board Member Jessica Hinves:

To take a closer look at the issue of sexual assaults in the military, Here & Now spoke with Jessica Hinves. She was an Air Force fighter jet mechanic when she was raped at Lackland Air Force Base. Hinves is now a member of the advocacy board of Protect Our Defenders, a group that works to being attention to military sexual assault.

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