By MAUREEN ROSE
Gold Standard Acting Editor
The issue of sexual assault—especially between people 18 and 24 years of age—is problematic on college campuses and in the military. Finding specific numbers for either group isn’t easy, as statistics can be couched in so many different terms, one ends up comparing apples with oranges.
But no one is denying the fact that violence against women is a problem in the U.S. In 2013, the Pentagon reported more than 5,000 cases of sexual assault.