Two Air Force Sergeants have been charged with “unprofessional relationships” with female students at Brooks Air Force Base.
Master Sgt. Mark Gibson is accused of having sex with two women and harassing a third and faces a maximum of 21 year in prison if convicted. Tech. Sgt. Apolinar Paul Bernal is charged with having a sexual relationship with two female students, groping a third, and attempting to develop a sexual relationship with a fourth. He faces up to 17 years in prison if convicted.
Both sergeants have been indicted with various military code violations and have been dismissed from their positions as instructors at the Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine.
7/2/2015 National Portrait Gallery Honors Dolores Huerta - Feminist Majority Foundation board member and lifelong feminist activist Dolores Huerta was honored by the National Portrait Gallery last night as the first Latina person to have a featured exhibition at the museum.
Huerta is an active defender of civil rights, farm workers' rights, women's rights, and immigrant rights, and has been for over five decades. . . .
7/1/2015 Women's Rights Activists are Suing the Kenyan Government for Reproductive Rights - A woman in Kenya is suing the Kenyan government for failure to provide safe and legal abortions, which caused her daughter - a 15-year-old rape victim - to suffer a kidney failure after undergoing the procedure illegally.
Currently, there are four petitioners on the case: the mother of the survivor, the Federation of Women Lawyers-Kenya, and two other women's rights advocates. . . .