Defense Secretary Robert Gates and his predecessor Donald Rumsefld are being sued for allegedly turning a blind eye to sexual harassment charges against women in the military.

Only 8 percent of sexual harassment cases are prosecuted in the military, according to the ACLU, compared to 40 percent among civilians. The Takeaway reports (featuring Rebekah Havrilla, one of the 17 plaintiffs, and Jesse Ellison of the Equality Myth).