"Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" digs into the political roadblocks stopping legislation to change the way the U.S. military investigates reports of sexual assault in the ranks. Congressional testimony revealed that 62% of the victims of sexual assault suffer retaliation for reporting it, which is 12 times the rate of rapists being brought to justice in military courts.
While the measure has bipartisan support in congress -- including Sen. Ted Cruz -- Pentagon opposition has kept it from getting the 60 votes in the senate to avoid a filibuster.
Donald Trump got accused (again) of sexual assault, Boris Johnson got accused of domestic abuse, and Mark Field got filmed grabbing someone by the throat—all in the same week. -- https://newrepublic.com
An uncomfortable Anderson Cooper quickly went to commercial during an interview Monday night with the latest Trump sexual assault accuser, E. Jean Carroll, when she said that Trump's assault against her was "not sexual" and rape was "sexy."
Carroll is ... -- https://www.realclearpolitics.com
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