Social media Sexual harassment US military Gender comment. Her time on active duty in the Marine Corps, from toincluding serving in Iraq, finished before social media became ubiquitous, but instead she would find offensive cartoons of herself and fellow female marines scrawled everywhere on the walls of portable toilets used in the field. Slut pages, or social media pages displaying a collection of nonconsensually shared nudes, are as common in schools today as outbreaks of head lice. No Marine Corps leaders attended Wednesday's hearing. The female marines who were exposed on Marines United will have to deal with the repercussions of this exposure long after the page is gone. But this is only the latest instance where female marines have been abused online through covert use of social media.
Moreover, some members have allegedly threatened to kill and rape women who are clearly identified in those pictures, lawmakers said.
This reminded me of a story I heard at a high school out west, where a boy who told on some other boys who were passing around revenge-porn photos on their phones was then ostracized and bullied. Some marines who tried to stand up for her suffered retaliation themselves, she said. After that report, the Department of Defense insisted it was already trying hard to address problems of sexual assault and harassment across the military. Marisa Woytek, both of whom have been harassed online. Experts pointed out that such online abuse has long been known about by senior figures in the military. Slut pages, or social media pages displaying a collection of nonconsensually shared nudes, are as common in schools today as outbreaks of head lice. Johnson had to leave the military last summer because of her trauma and is now studying at college in Georgia.