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I don't typically do that stuff. But for the person you love, you do things to keep a relationship alive.
Someone needs to stand up and say this does not represent the values of the Marine Corps. If not me, then who? Yes, for a long time it was a boys' club, but there needs to be progress.
It has been suggested that my wife should be raped as a result of this, and people are openly suggesting I should be killed.
As a result of the posting, many men who were either current or former United States Marines posted comments on that page that were obscene.
We will not be silenced.
As a Marine Corps veteran, I am disheartened and disgusted with this scandal. Victim blaming and the excuse that some are giving that 'boys will be boys' needs to stop. I knew some of these women did not give their permission to post their photos and some were not aware that they were posted.
I felt like my privacy had been taken away from me. Having to go through being harassed for every day of my life for the past year because of a mistake I made four years ago is not anything anyone deserves to go through. It is extremely widespread. If it happened to me, it's got to be happening to a lot of other females.
Some of the comments have them mentioning how they liked what they saw, how could they get some of that or whatever. I've been called a whore for even sending pictures like that in the first place.
In 2014, on a popular Facebook page called “Doctrine Man,” a serving Army National Guard officer wrote “let the butt hurt begin” in a thread discussing an article about one of us, Paula Broadwell, and, below it, posted a graphic image of a woman’s partially naked body impaled by a pitchfork. (Editors note: This link .
It's Marine Corps wide. I went to the police to get them to take it down and they told me because I didn't live in North Carolina they couldn't do anything. I went to his command and they said, Why don't you not make sex tapes? When did being so misogynistic become a part the culture? When did being so [awful] become a character trait?
The Marine Corps is deeply concerned about the allegations regarding the derogatory online comments and sharing of salacious photographs in a closed website. This behaviour destroys morale, erodes trust, and degrades the individual.
For anyone to target one of our Marines, online or otherwise, in an inappropriate manner, is distasteful and shows an absence of respect.
We are thankful that Thomas Brennan, a Marine veteran, notified the Marine Corps and NCIS about what he witnessed on the 'Marines United' page. It allowed us to take immediate action to have the explicit photos taken down and to prepare to support potential victims.
The Marine Corps is deeply concerned about allegations regarding the derogatory online comments and sharing of salacious photographs in a closed website. This behavior destroys morale, erodes trust, and degrades the individual.
We are thankful that Thomas Brennan, a Marine veteran, notified the Marine Corps and NCIS about what he witnessed on the 'Marines United' page. It allowed us to take immediate action to have the explicit photos taken down and to prepare to support potential victims. We are exploring what actions should be taken to best address this form of harassment in the future.
Even if I could, I'm never reenlisting. Being sexually harassed online ruined the Marine Corps for me, and the experience.
These negative behaviors are absolutely contrary to what we represent.
In the coming days I will make a recommendation to President Trump for a leader who can guide our Navy and Marine Corps team as we execute the president's vision to rebuild our military.
I would like to invite the Marines, and we will raise a big American flag. Because Trump aside, we feel a sense of gratitude toward the Americans. They liberated us at the end of the Second World War, and many American soldiers died around here.
This, in my view, was an unnecessary and frankly harmful open dispute over an issue which is not nearly as important as United States-Australian cooperation in working together, including training of our marines in Australia and other areas of military cooperation and intelligence.
The biggest thing that separates me from my competition is who we hire. They're Marines, they're Army, they're Navy, they're Air Force.
For the first four weeks they will have basic winter training, learn how to cope with skis and to survive in the Arctic environment. It has nothing to do with Russia or the current situation.
Every one of them said, when they were this mass casualty situation – either wounded [or] tending to the wounds of their buddies – every one of them were thinking, Where in the hell are the Marines?
This is good news. This has been a hard, long slog. This is not the end of the issue.
We're viewing this as a high-risk mission...We're not in any way viewing this as a noncombat mission, or something to take lightly.
We're building up for this, just like the Marines. We are going to really train harder and try to increase our operational capabilities in the event that this is the day that we hoped would never come.
The United States are our most important ally and we have a near bilateral relationship that we wish to develop. The defense of Norway is dependent on allied reinforcement and it is crucial for Norwegian security that our allies get the knowledge required to operate in Norway, together with Norwegian forces.
I hate sitting in a bay working on an engine all day. I love this. This is awesome. It gives me a sense of doing something in my career.
It sounds like I'm making some of this stuff up.
I just knew I was going somewhere.
Before I left, I was nervous, anxious and overwhelmed with excitement. I'm doing the job that I want to do - that I joined to do.
It's one of the biggest experiences of my life. Not only are we going to a different country, we're seeing what we can do. And we're here to help. One of the biggest things in life is to help.
My wife was a little upset, but she understands the pick-up-and-go. She cried a little on the phone but then texted me and said this is what you joined to do, what you love to do.
We have a son deployed overseas in the Marine Corps right now. We trust Hillary Clinton as president and commander-in-chief, but the thought of Donald Trump as commander-in-chief scares us to death.
"It is clear that the Marine Corps is treating this issue with the seriousness it deserves". "This is just a first step, and continued monitoring in the weeks and months ahead will be necessary".
This weekend's visit was an opportunity to see firsthand the changes that are being implemented to achieve this goal. After meeting with General Renforth and talking with other key members of leadership, drill instructors, and recruits, it is clear that the Marine Corps is treating this issue with the seriousness it deserves.
Our history is important to us, and we have a responsibility to ensure it's right. Although the Rosenthal image is iconic and significant, to Marines it's not about the individuals and never has been. Simply stated, our fighting spirit is captured in that frame, and it remains a symbol of the tremendous accomplishments of our Corps -- what they did together and what they represent remains most important. That doesn't change.
The justices ruled 6 to 2 that Congress had not violated the separation of powers when it passed a bill making it easier for about 1,300 people to collect money on behalf of those killed or injured in the 1983 bombing of a U.S. Marine Corps barracks in Beirut and other attacks blamed on Iran.
Our focus is to locate these Marines and know with absolute certainty we've thoroughly canvassed every location we might find them.
We are dedicated to locate and bring back these servicemembers, and we'll continue our efforts throughout today with all our search assets.
There was limited resistance, no real resistance, much less than expected. We did find several IEDs and bombs and things like that.
I want to express my total dismay at the story concerning our marines, who I have the highest respect and admiration for, but I share completely the views expressed by Defence Secretary Leon Panetta earlier today. I join him in condemning the deplorable behaviour that is reflected in this video.
I want to express my total dismay at the story concerning our marines. Anyone found to have participated or known about or having engaged in such conduct must be held fully accountable.