Activist collecting stories of sexual assault in the military

On the heels of a massive petition effort, Marine Corps veteran Nicole McCoy is already busy with her next project. She is collecting stories from service members about rape / sexual assault. Please send in your story to Nicole. About six months ago, the film The Invisible War was released. It documents this very issue. It won the 2012 Sundance Audience Award. The Invisible War - Official Trailer www.youtube.com/embed/1ifc_ongQFQ? 20% of women in the military are raped or sexually … [Read more...]

Demand the US Military institute a Sex Offender registry – NOW!

Nicole McCoy is doing a fantastic job of exposing the invisible war that many of this nation's military members are fighting. When Nicole was in the Marine Corps, she was raped and sexually assaulted multiple times. Nicole reported it and was met with humiliation and intimidation. Nicole McCoy's story I joined the military because I wanted to serve my country.  I served as a Lance Corporal in the Marines for over three years.  In that time I was raped twice and sexually assaulted … [Read more...]