July 2007
Soldiers;Jul2007, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p45
The article discusses the declaration of zero tolerance of sexual assault by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). Undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness David S.C. Chu underscores the incompatibility of sexual assault with military values. Chu also cites the negative effects of the act on the readiness of the Armed Forces. Kaye Whitley of the Sexual-Assault Prevention and Response Office also shares that the DOD enjoins every servicemen to end sexual violence.


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