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Movie Trailer of the Day: A female soldier in Iraq or Afghanistan currently is more likely to be raped by a fellow soldier than killed by enemy fire. The number of assaults in the last decade is estimated to be in the hundreds of thousands.

This epidemic of rape within the U.S. military is exposed in The Invisible War, an “incendiary” new investigative documentary from Academy Award-nominated director Kirby Dick.

Winner of the Audience Award at Sundance, the film is in theaters June 22.


I’ve been hearing about this for a while now, and recently on the radio. Thank you Doonesbury for first drawing my attention to this!

(Source: thedailywhat, via lifeasaschlemiel)

Posted on June 28, 2012 at 10:02 PM
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