Military leaders are under pressure from The White House and Congress to eliminate rape in the military, but many do not realize the problem exists for both women and men in uniform. The rate for military sexual assaults is almost equal for both sexes in the service. A huge obstacle to prosecution is getting male victims to report assaults and cooperate in investigations.
A compilation of stories from American military men you never hear—because the culprits almost always go free, the survivors rarely speak, and no one in the military or Congress has done enough to stop it.
Uniform Betrayal: Rape in the Military. The hour-long film examines the problem of rape and sexual assault in the military from the viewpoint of the survivors as well as from experts who are studying this issue. Filmmakers Jennifer Molina and Sarah Pusateri traveled to the Pentagon to find out what the Department of Defense says it’s doing to combat what even they call “a very big problem.”