In my Sociology class, we had to write every hurtful word we’ve ever been called on a sticky note and then stick it to our body. We then went around and took them off of each other. Most of us in tears…this is the aftermath.
…I have no words for this post.
from The Invisible War
This is exactly how it happens too.
Oh they’ll preach that SAPR shit all day fucking long, call us into bullshit All Hands meetings every Thursday, encourage the liberty buddy policy until they’re blue in the face but the MINUTE a woman reports a rape and it happens to be Blue-on-Blue (meaning Navy-on-Navy), they start acting skittish, they start questioning you, making you doubt your own trauma, making you feel embarrassed, making you feel like it’s your fucking fault.
I literally hold that the military is the ultimate bastion of every despicable injustice known to man, and I unfortunately work for them.
But I’ve overheard officers and enlisted superiors talking about this, and how dismissive they are, claiming that most of the women that report cases are lying and trying to ruin the man’s life.
And let’s not even start on how they treat the same-sex cases.
Still in my queue to watch soon, when I have the time and I’m up for it.
He actually has never made a joke since I’ve known him
I THOUGHT IT WAS AN ACTUAL OWL SITING INSIDE A DRAGON FRUIT SKIN UNTIL I READ THE THING AT THE TOP