3.31.2015

Rape in the Military

When I was in the service I never heard of anyone being raped (violated in such a disgusting manner).

However, this is a new military.

There were 2,947 sexual assaults reported in the military in 2006. Even though this was an increase of 24% over 2005 very few of the cases were prosecuted.

Service members (both male and female) are being raped at an alarming rate and something must be done about it !

Someone must speak up for the victims or it will only get worse.

Unless something is done it will only get worse for the military !

It will only get worse for the country and it will only get worse for society !

PTSD is common among rape victims in which 33% of the victims entertain suicidal thoughts and tendencies.

The question that must be answered by the Dept of Defense and the VA is;

How many of these active duty military personnel and/or veterans who have committed suicide or who have attempted suicide were raped and subsequently suffered or are presently suffering from PTSD from being sexually abused and violated?

Rape in the Military
posted by David Apperson

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11.27.2014

Veterans Theme Song


Veterans Theme Song
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Create your own version of the Veterans Theme Song and you will have an opportunity for an audience of 250,000+ reaches !

Types of Music Accepted
The first version of the song went to #1 on Classic Country and in International competition against 50,000+ songs reached #5.

If you can compose, write or sing please enter your song by -
  • Composers send JPEG Image of Music Sheet to david.apperson@gmail.com
  • Song Writers email text with Song Entry as Subject to webmaster@myveteran.org
  • Singers - Post your song with Title as Veterans Theme Song on YouTube and then go to Twitter use hashtag #MyVeteran and we will link your version throughout Vets Helping Vets.

Final versions of this song will be placed with the Medal of Honor Cowboy Hat and Vest and will be forever sealed as a part of American History !

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As an Advocacy Organization, Vets Helping Vets is run by David Apperson, Veterans Spokesman providing Administrative, Educational, Informative and Support Services for VA Employees, Active Military, Disabled Veterans and Their Families.

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