How the US Military Covers Up Rapes

Rape is a serious problem in the military. Most victims stay silent or discover that filing complaints only works against them. It is a scandal in its own right, but it also illuminates strategies used to cover up in other institutions. Check out Sabrina Rubin Erdely’s long read in the most recent issue of Rolling Stone magazine, “The Rape of Petty Officer Blumer: Inside the military’s culture of sex abuse, denial and cover-up.”

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