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IndieArmyWife's Profile

I am an Army wife redefining what it means to be a military wife. A proud Liberal peace and human rights activist I also support the struggles of military families.

Location: Fort Campbell, KY

Groups: Military Community Members of Daily Kos

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Twitter: wifeduringwar

Diaries published: 16 (1481 days since last diary on Wed Apr 13, 2011 at 07:00 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 134 (1482 days since last comment on Wed Apr 13, 2011 at 06:30 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 1783

Total Comment Ratings: 2274

Most Recommended Diary: Thanks but No Thanks America - You'll Have to Get Your Altruism Porn Somewhere Else, 347 comments, 681 recommends

People Following IndieArmyWife: 8

IndieArmyWife's Most Recent Diaries:

April is the Month of the Military Child. I know that there are lots of people out there who want to support soldiers and their families but don't know how to show their support. Here are ten ...
by IndieArmyWife
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Apr 13, 2011 at 07:00 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
Soldiers and military families deserve better than this from our elected officials. We give our lives in service to our country, not to be used as bargaining chips by politicians to further their ...
by IndieArmyWife
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Apr 08, 2011 at 06:09 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Shows like TLC's upcoming "Homecoming" fetishize the military family experience without providing any real insight or help. Military families don't need TV shows like this, they need real help from ...
by IndieArmyWife
Comment Count 347 comments on Sat Jan 15, 2011 at 07:09 AM PST with 681 Recommends
Less than 1% of the population serves in the military on active duty. The spouses of those 1% are a much more diverse group than is portrayed in the media, which means that the problems, issues, and ...
by IndieArmyWife
Comment Count 99 comments on Mon Dec 27, 2010 at 08:05 AM PST with 120 Recommends
The Best Documentary Winner at Sundance, the Afghanistan war documentary Restrepo, will be hitting theaters soon. It's a small film, and it needs public support in order to convince theaters to run ...
by IndieArmyWife
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jun 18, 2010 at 12:38 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Once again Fort Campbell had the chance to do something that would have provided a lot of help to soldiers and their families and chose not to. Military brass say they are "befuddled" at the high ...
by IndieArmyWife
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 23, 2010 at 07:07 AM PDT with 23 Recommends

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