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Posted on: Aug 30, 2012, Source: Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute

“It’s like we animals. They’re just packing more and more people in. They got us packed to capacity. Lots of us have no attorney. Can’t do nothing but sit back here. We’re just stuck.”

Posted on: Apr 17, 2008, Source: The Nation

Sexual assault crimes by military contractors are going unprosecuted, not for a lack of legal tools, but a lack of will.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2008, Source: The Nation

Another female KBR employee has come forward with allegations of sexual assault in Iraq.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Karen Houppert: If a woman falls in a parking lot and no one is around to hear, does she make a sound?

Posted on: Jan 28, 2007, Source: TheNation.com

In a protest event that organizers estimated at almost half a million, citizens of all stripes demanded an end to the occupation of Iraq.