Not too long ago you signed a petition demanding action following the Aviano sexual assault scandal. What might have seemed like a small action at the time has helped make a big impact! Earlier this week, the United States Air Force announced that Lt. Gen.…Read More
Supporters, We have great news!!! After a lengthy fight we have some great news! Today, the Air Force announced that Lt Gen Craig Franklin will be forced to retire. For months, Protect Our Defenders called for the removal of Wilkerson and Franklin from the…Read More
Earlier this year, Protect Our Defenders exposed an egregious case that underscores the clear need to move prosecution and adjudication of sexual assault in the military outside of the chain of command.
After a jury of Air Force Colonels convicted Lt. Col.…Read More
Yesterday, an Air Force investigation revealed that Lt. Col James Wilkerson had an affair and fathered a child out of wedlock -- he has been given an administrative punishment.
When Lt. Gen Craig Franklin overturned Wilkerson's conviction earlier this year,…Read More
4,000 SIGNATURES AND COUNTING!
Thanks to everyone for sending a strong message to Secretary Hagel that we will not stand for this type of injustice in our country's military to continue.
Yesterday, the family of the victim at Aviano Air Base, along with…Read More