The West Point Men’s Rugby Team Disbanded Over Sexist Emails

June 4, 2013

The lewd correspondence reportedly contained rankingsof the sexual prowess of female cadets and other women, as well as referencesto rape, incest, and homosexuality. The West Point men’s rugby team has been disbanded and theplayers punished after the military academy discovered its members had beenexchanging sexist emails. A former cadet who was privy to the emails told the Sunday Times,“There were jokes about putting people in cages…while being leashed’ and thatsexual…