U.S. Air Force
U.S. Air Force Capt. Penny Ripperger, sexual assault response coordinator with the 119th Wing, North Dakota Air National Guard, reads a "Clothesline Project" T-shirt on display at the VA grounds in Fargo.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and to mark that the MacArthur Museum of Military History
is bringing the "Clothesline Project,"
T-shirts that tell stories of sexual assault, to the museum for exhibit April 11 through May 7.
This iteration of the "Clothesline Project" focuses on abuse in the military. A representative from the Arkansas Coalition Against Sexual Assault
will be the guest speaker at a reception at 2 p.m. Monday, April 11.
The Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System
is co-sponsoring the display of the T-shirts, which provide a canvas for abuse survivors, both male and female, to tell their stories and bring public awareness to the issue.