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Salem-News.com (May-07-2014 09:45)
Marine Turned VA Civilian Discusses Saving Veterans from Foreclosure in New ``I Am AFGE`` DocumentarySalem-News.com
AFGE member and VA Loan Specialist Christopher Lee Castle helps veterans like himself every day
Christopher Lee Castle joined the Department of Veterans Affairs in 2008, eager to give back to the military community after having served in the Marine Corps.
Salem-News.com (Mar-11-2014 09:28)
Feds Mute on Cancer Incidence Study for LejeuneRobert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
ATSDR needs to compute the cancer incidence rate for both bases before ‘opening the champagne’.
The Tampa Bay Times reported on March 10th that ‘the feds’ were reluctant to commit to a cancer incident study of Camp Lejeune veterans.
Salem-News.com (Mar-06-2014 15:28)
GallantFew`s Raider Project`s War on Veteran Suicide and TransitionSalem-News.com
In the short time that GallantFew's Raider Project has started they have already expanded their global network to over 100,000 people in addition to the already established GallantFew network.
GallantFew has been extremely successful in the US Army Ranger veteran community attacking unemployment, suicide, and PTSD. Building on this experience they have created The Raider Project to support Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) and the United States Marine Corps.
Salem-News.com (Feb-25-2014 12:03)
ASTDR Releases Camp Lejeune Health StudiesSalem-News.com
Cause of death data from 1979-2008 was used to study the Camp Lejeune and Camp Pendleton cohorts.
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The study evaluated specific causes of death in 154,932 Marines and Navy personnel who began service during 1975-19851 and were stationed at Camp Lejeune anytime during this period.
Salem-News.com (Feb-20-2014 20:17)
The Dance of the DeadRobert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
Higher cancer rates for Lejeune and Pendleton Veterans.
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“The Dance of the Dead” is one the best horror/comedy movies of recent years. In contrast, the 18,329 cancer deaths of Marines who were stationed at Camp Lejeune and Camp Pendleton from 1975 until 1985 are a real life horror story and not a laughing matter.
Salem-News.com (Feb-20-2014 10:31)
New Study: Toxic Water on Marine Bases Responsible for Thousands of DeathsSalem-News.com
Evaluation of mortality among marines and navy personnel exposed to contaminated drinking water at USMC base camp Lejeune: a retrospective cohort study
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Two drinking water systems at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina were contaminated with solvents during 1950s-1985.
Salem-News.com (Feb-18-2014 14:09)
Talk Nation Radio: U.S. Marine Corps Threatens Small Pacific IslandDave Swanson Salem-News.com
Please encourage your local radio stations to carry this program every week!
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Michael Hadfield is a Professor of Zoology and Principal Investigator at the Kewalo Marine Laboratory, University of Hawaii, and at the Pacific Biosciences Research Center.
Salem-News.com (Feb-16-2014 13:46)
VA Ignores Medical Conditions Linked to El ToroRobert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
TCA exposure also places a person and increased risk of Parkinson’s disease.
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I didn’t want to file a VA disability compensation claim. It’s just not worth the effort. The VA’s reputation is terrible.
Salem-News.com (Feb-09-2014 12:08)
The Deportee Chronicles: The Girl from GuajajalmitonKent Paterson Salem-News.com
A former Marine, Veteran of the war in Afghanistan, deported to Mexico.
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She moves between the tables with the grace of the dolphins that sometimes delight the bayside diners of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
Salem-News.com (Feb-06-2014 15:01)
Amazon Reseller DailyDeal USA Overprices Consumers and Gets Away with ItSalem-News.com
Thousand dollar paperbacks? Amazon takes no responsibility for DailyDeal USA and DailyDeal USA doesn't answer their phone. They priced Bill O'Reilly's book at a grand too.
The Amazon reseller, Daily Deal page here, has listed the book co-authored by Robert O'Dowd and Tim King, Betrayal: Toxic Exposure of U.S. Marines, Murder and Government Cover-up, listed for $999.10.