Butner and Allred said some women who have spoken out have been attacked in what they called "victim shaming. Stay connected with Women in the World!

Hundreds or thousands joined chat rooms with links to Dropbox and Google drives filled with videos and images of female Marines, both nude and clothed, as well as Marine wives, ex-wives, girlfriends, and ex-girlfriends. But, she said, there have been more reported incidents, likely a result of an emphasis on training and awareness.

We will not share your email with anyone for any reason. Like Torres, Flores said the online nude photo scandal emboldened her to speak up. He said the group often posts materials similar to the nude photos of Marines United, and that the threatening comments posted as comments were disturbing to him.

Her grandfathers served in the Army and Navy, but she said her family respected the Marines for their toughness and high standards. In the more than five months since, the larger issues of preventing and prosecuting revenge porn have preoccupied all branches of the U. If you see someone and know they are a fucking snitch, let an admin know.

It is hard to trace where the Marine Corp's online culture of illicit photo-sharing began.