Military

"Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War"

Helen Thorpe

About the Program

Helen Thorpe profiles three women - a college student, a single mother, and a grandmother - who joined the Indiana National Guard and were deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan.  Ms. Thorpe talks about their experiences overseas and at home.  She spoke at Boulder Book Store in Boulder, Colorado.    

About the Authors

Helen Thorpe

Helen Thorpe, former first lady of Colorado, is the author of "Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age in America." 


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"Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, September 15th at 5am (ET)
  • Sunday, August 31st at 4pm (ET)
  • Monday, August 25th at 6am (ET)
  • Sunday, August 24th at 10pm (ET)
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