Will Military Women Finally Get the Abortion Access They Deserve?

The military reported 471 rapes of servicemembers in 2011, but the real number is probably higher, since the Pentagon's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office estimates that only about 13.5 percent of all rapes and sexual assaults in the military are actually reported. Several hundred women in the military… » 6/13/12 12:45pm 6/13/12 12:45pm

Women Sue Military For Being Incredibly Rapey

Eight women have sued the US Military, alleging that they were harassed and assaulted after attempting to report sexual misconduct, and that the entire military power structure serves to shelter and protect sexual predators. Seven of the plaintiffs claim that while they served in the armed forces, they were victims of… » 3/06/12 6:00pm 3/06/12 6:00pm

You Can Sort Of Be Gay In The Military Now (For Awhile)

A military spokesperson says openly gay people can be recruited. But only for now, while an injunction barring Don't Ask, Don't Tell's enforcement holds. But at least one discharged servicemember who tried to re-enlist has been turned away. Confused yet? » 10/19/10 4:40pm 10/19/10 4:40pm

Spain's First Female Defense Minister Is 7 Months Preggers & Causing…

Spain's pinko prime minister, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, has just begun his second term, and his commitment to gender parity in government is unparalleled: For the first time, women outnumber men 9 to 8 in the Spanish cabinet. Even more revolutionary is the fact that Spain's first female defense minister, Carme Chacón, … » 4/16/08 9:30am 4/16/08 9:30am

Missing Marine Found Dead; Likely Murderer Missing

Brace yourself for this Monday morning tale of woe: the remains of 20-year-old Maria Lauterbach, the pregnant Marine who had been missing since before Christmas, have been found in the backyard of her accused rapist, fellow Marine Cesar Armando Laurean. The burnt body of Lauterbach and her unborn child were found in a… » 1/14/08 9:30am 1/14/08 9:30am