Originally posted on Motley News and Photos:

Earlier today I went to see the film The Invisible War which is a groundbreaking investigative documentary about one of our country’s most shameful and best kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within our US military. The Invisible War won the 2012 Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival. Itis a difficult film to watch, but a very important one. It is the sort of documentary made not only to portray the world, but to change the world. In this case, change can’t come soon enough.

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Rape in the military. Why? Power and control

Originally posted on The ObamaCrat™:

By Jueseppi B.

 

 

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83 Photos You Don’t Want to Miss

 

By all accounts it’s been a historic year at the White House, and we’re excited to share some of our favorite photos from behind the scenes in 2012. The White House Photo Office compiled some of the year’s best, with commentary from Chief Official White House Photographer Pete Souza.

 

Check out 83 photos you don’t want to miss.

 

 

Year in Photographs 2012 by Pete Souza

 

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Today’s Schedule

 

All times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).

 

7:00 PM: The Vice President and Dr. Jill Biden attend an event with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute to welcome new Hispanic Members of Congress.

 

 

 

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8340806449_e8b9866890_bPete Souza: “The First Lady reacts as she watches Laura Jarrett and Tony…

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