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Army Secretary McCarthy Releases Scathing Report on Fort Hood

Army Secretary McCarthy Releases Scathing Report on Fort Hood

A scathing, independent report was released this week by Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy, which find that a “permissive environment for sexual assault and sexual harassment at Fort Hood.”  The report, prompted largely by the brutal murder of SPC Vanessa Guillen earlier this year by a fellow Soldier, laid the blame squarely on leadership failures. It also included strong criticism of the Criminal Investigation Command (CID), as well as the Army’s sexual harassment and assault response and prevention program. For more, listen here to an NPR piece featuring our current Vice President, Rachel VanLandingham.