A former sailor says she is launching a proposed class-action lawsuit to change the culture of harassment and abuse in the Canadian Armed Forces after the military rejected her complaints of unwanted sexual advances by a superior. 453 more words
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A Saskatchewan veteran who served in the military is speaking out about his experience with the anti-malarial drug mefloquine.
Mefloquine is a drug prescribed to Canadian soldiers when deployed to zones known to have the malaria disease. 458 more words
Canada’s chief of defence says the findings of a national survey on sexual misconduct in the military are “sobering” and a clear indicator that more work needs to be done. 473 more words
Sexual assault in Canadian military: Women 4 times more likely than men to be attacked, report finds
Sexual trauma in the Canadian Forces is similar to childhood sexual abuse because of the violation of trust and camaraderie that is key to military life, according to a briefing provided to senior defence officials. 702 more words