William Kristol: Rape in the military is a “pseudo-crisis”
Professional chickenhawk William Kristol criticized Senators Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas) for backing Sen. Kristin Gillibrand's (D-N.Y.) bill aimed at reducing sexual assault in the military. The bill would give military prosecutors, rather than commanding officers, the power to decide which cases to pursue. The aim is to free victims to come forward without worrying about their careers or fearing for their safety. The measure has supporters and dissenters on both sides of the aisle.
Kristol described this development in his unique fashion: