Recent cases of military sexual assault have drawn attention to this shameful situation. The Pentagon recently reported that the estimated number of military personnel victimized by sexual assault and related offenses has increased by 35% over the last two years alone.
The faith community must do our part to protect the women and men serving in our Armed Forces!
The film The Invisible War is a groundbreaking investigative documentary about one of the United States’ most shameful and best-kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the U.S. military. The General Board of Church & Society has developed a Companion Guide to encourage United Methodist congregations to hold screenings of this gripping film, which is available through Amazon or Netflix.
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