US Conservatives Back Israel Following UN Accusation of Sexual Violence War Crimes

US Conservatives Back Israel Following UN Accusation of Sexual Violence War Crimes

Mateo Guillamont
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June 20, 2024
The United Nations (UN) Office of the High Commissioner (OCHR) has published a report accusing Israel of committing war crimes throughout their war against Hamas. The list of OCHR’s accusations include the use of sexual violence starvation as a method of warfare, murder or wilful killing, intentionally directing attacks against civilians and civilian objects, forcible […]
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Concern Grows Over White House’s Omission of October 7th Victims in Sexual Violence Factsheet

Concern Grows Over White House’s Omission of October 7th Victims in Sexual Violence Factsheet

Mateo Guillamont
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June 20, 2024
The White House recently published a fact sheet outlining President Joe Biden’s actions to address sexual violence in war. However, some conservatives have criticized the fact sheet for failing to mention any actions taken in light of Hamas’ October 7th attacks, which included widely-documented sexual violence. Late last week, Vice President Kamala Harris hosted an […]
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Luna Announces Plans to Increase Federal Rape Sentencing, 'You Cannot Cure Predators'

Luna Announces Plans to Increase Federal Rape Sentencing, 'You Cannot Cure Predators'

Grayson Bakich
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April 8, 2024
Over the weekend, Representative Anna Paulina Luna (R-FL) announced on X (formerly Twitter) that she will introduce legislation this week increasing the Federal minimum sentence for child sexual abuse to a capital offense or life in prison, saying, "You cannot cure predators." I am introducing a bill this Thursday that will raise the federal minimum […]
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Zieglers Sue to Keep Their Phone Records Private From the Media

Zieglers Sue to Keep Their Phone Records Private From the Media

Liv Caputo
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March 19, 2024
SARASOTA, FL—Following a now-shuttered sex scandal, the recently deposed GOP Chairman Christian Ziegler and his wife, Moms for Liberty co-founder Bridget Ziegler, have filed a lawsuit to keep text messages they exchanged during the Republican leader's rape investigation out of the public's hands. On March 15, the formerly powerful Zieglers sued the City of Sarasota […]
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Webster Files Bipartisan Bill Protecting Coast Guard Members from Sexual Violence

Webster Files Bipartisan Bill Protecting Coast Guard Members from Sexual Violence

Mateo Guillamont
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March 7, 2024
Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee Chairman Daniel Webster (R-FL) and Subcommittee Ranking Member Salud Carbajal (D-CA) have jointly introduced legislation to protect Coast Guard members from sexual violence.  The proposed legislation was drafted after the Coast Guard published a report detailing the service’s mishandling of reports of sexual misconduct.  The report was the final […]
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Biden Gaza Airdrop Continues While UN Reports of Hamas Sexual Violence

Biden Gaza Airdrop Continues While UN Reports of Hamas Sexual Violence

Mateo Guillamont
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March 5, 2024
President Joe Biden’s Gaza humanitarian relief air campaign, which began late last week, has made its second delivery of aid. The second aid airdrop mission focused on areas in Northern Gaza and was jointly conducted with the Royal Jordanian Air Force. According to the U.S. Central Command  (CENTCOM), U.S. C-130s dropped over 36,800 meal equivalents […]
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Florida Legislators Commend Passage of House Anti-Hamas Resolution

Florida Legislators Commend Passage of House Anti-Hamas Resolution

Mateo Guillamont
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February 20, 2024
Florida lawmakers are celebrating the passage of a bipartisan resolution condemning Hamas’ use of sexual violence in its war against Israel.  Representatives Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) and Lois Frankel (D-FL) introduced the resolution condemning Hamas' horrific practices last January.  Since then, the resolution gained 200 total co-sponsors from both sides of the aisle.  “The U.S. Congress […]
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