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Ferguson Strange Fruit
Unfortunately I think tonight will call for this song. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4ZyuULy9zs Edit My apologies for not clarifying. I what I was trying to get at is the grand jury will ...
the military wife 11/24/2014 5 2 - -
Liberal Media Fail
I was listening to Andrea Mitchell Reports today on MSNBC and a segment came on about the Global Citizen Festival. Mitchell was interviewing two representatives from Caterpillar. Caterpillar is ...
the military wife 09/26/2014 7 17 - -
Down The Pro-life Rabbit Hole I Go
I recently went through tubal ligation. This was my choice and was not a choice I came to overnight. In fact I spent five years mulling over what I wanted to do and what was best for my family ...
the military wife 09/22/2014 47 148 - -
Where Will The Discrimination End?
Since the Supreme Court ruled that it was okay for employers like Hobby Lobby to discriminate against their female employees i.e. birth control coverage based on religion where will the ...
the military wife 06/30/2014 2 7 - -
Sequester And The Kitchen Table
About sixteen months ago both Democrats and Republicans passed the Budget Control Act Of 2011 which contains the sequestration measures. This peace of legislation was written to avoid an economic ...
the military wife 03/09/2013 3 4 - -
Liberals In The Military Community
Recently I found myself in a mini political debate on Facebook with a friend who is a former Army wife (her husband is a veteran now). She found it shocking that I am a supporter of President ...
the military wife 10/14/2012 12 18 - -
Attack On Education
Mitt Romney has time and time again attacked public education on the campaign trail and to his base. Mitt Romney does not support public education and the education of the working class youth.
the military wife 10/04/2012 3 1 - 14
Temp Industry Expansion
I have been a stay-at-home mother for a little over three years. I now have one child in school all day and another child soon to be in pre-school part day. So now is the time to get back into ...
the military wife 08/06/2012 5 3 - 65
Personal Reality Check
A few days ago I felt like a real spoiled b*tch . My husband and I have to spend $300 to have a new starter put in our minivan. As I was unloading the groceries I was completely stressed and mad ...
the military wife 07/16/2012 5 7 - 104
GOP Real Life Animal Farm
I have been in the mood to read old literature and I just finished re-reading Animal Farm by George Orwell. Now I know this piece of literature is a comedy based off of the Russian Revolution ...
the military wife 04/12/2012 9 11 - 115
Beyond the Birth Control Fight
I think it is safe to assume unless someone is living under a rock the majority of Americans are aware about the war being waged against women’s healthcare, access to birth control, and their ...
the military wife 03/03/2012 2 7 - 54
Racism and the GOP
There is still racism in the GOP rank and files. I have recently been doing some digging around to see how the GOP really feels about the African American community. Sadly what I have found does ...
the military wife 02/29/2012 7 9 - 80
War On Women
There has been a war on women waged by the right for years that recently has been brought out into the open thanks to the fundamental right‘s recent hard push on legislation. As a woman this ...
the military wife 02/24/2012 4 13 - 47
Rising Tensions with Iran
Several weeks ago I read this story from a website about how the United States was planning on sending troops over to Israel with the plan to go to war with Iran. Now at the time I dismissed this ...
the military wife 01/14/2012 17 8 - 120
The Economic Draft
There is one very important reason why the wars in the Middle East have been able to go on for so long: because of the economy. Troop levels have been able to support two wars because of the ...
the military wife 12/16/2011 10 18 - 91
Calling Out A Fundamental Nut Job
Do you have a friend that is a right wing nut job? I did (what can I say but there are all walks of life in the military). The first time I talked politics with her was different to say the lest. I ...
the military wife 11/16/2011 9 13 - 108
Challenge to the Greedy
Awhile back I saw this news story on PBS about children living in poverty in this nation. The news story has not left my mind. I think about it contently. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/business/...
the military wife 11/10/2011 2 4 - 37
The silent ranks of the 99%
Last week was payday and such a relief I really needed to go to the Commissary so I could fill my fridge and pantry. I was picking up some plastic cups to take food out to Occupy and almost picked ...
the military wife 11/09/2011 8 15 - 71
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