Did A Fox Pundit Really Say Women Soldiers Should Expect to be Raped?

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[Editor's note: Fox News pundit Liz Trotta certainly has a novel idea about the Pentagon's recent announcement about more women serving in combat. It’s so novel, in fact, that even the folks at Fox News were perturbed when she uttered her opinion about it during an appearance on the cable news channel. Ben Armsbruster at Think Progress explains why Trotta doesn't want women on the battlefield.--Mona]

He writes:

She cited a recent Pentagon report that violent sex crimes in the military have increased over the last 6 years and said women should “expect” it, decrying more levels of bureaucracy to support women who have been “raped too much“:

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