A WELL TIMED REPORT ON SEXUAL ABUSE
RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT AGENDAS
Last Sunday The New York Times ran a prominent article reporting that the majority of sexual assault victims in the military are men.
It’s an interesting coincidence that this rather startling assertion should appear the week in which the Supreme Court was to rule on the Defense of Marriage Act and California’s Proposition 8. This may be only a coincidence, of course, but I couldn’t help wondering if, first of all, it could possibly be true that the majority of sexual assault victims are men, and secondly if there was any particular agenda behind the timing and prominence of the article.
Never having been in the military, I emailed the article’s URL to a friend who served in both the Navy and the Coast Guard, asking if, with his experience, the report felt accurate to him. His response was cautious…