Congresswoman Jackie Speier to speak about her legislation to stamp out the epidemic of rape and sexual assault in the military before the national debut of The Invisible War.
The Invisible War is an exposé on military sexual assault and winner of the 2012 Sundance Audience Award for Best Documentary.
When: Friday, June 22nd, 7:00 p.m.
Where: AMC Metreon Theatre, 101 4th Street, San Francisco
Learn more about Congresswoman Speier’s STOP Act and meet survivors of military rape. Visit www.speier.house.gov for more information about Congresswoman Speier’s legislation and extensive efforts to end military rape and sexual assault.
19,000 – The estimated number of violent sexual crimes in the military in 2010.
3,158 – The number of victims who reported being sexually assaulted or raped in 2010.
8 – Percentage of military sexual assaults that result in conviction.
21 – The number of speeches Congresswoman Jackie Speier has delivered on the floor of the House of Representatives about military rape and sexual assault.
(Source: U.S. Department of Defense)