September 19, 2018
Salem-News.com (Sep-03-2013 17:12)
Leukemia Threat to Vietnam VetsArticle by Wilma McCorkindale
The Otago study will shortly appear in the international journal BMJ Open and was funded by the War Pensions Medical Research Trust Fund.
New Zealand Vietnam veterans deployed in a "toxic war environment" were exposed to a significantly higher risk of leukaemia, a newly released Otago University study finds.
Salem-News.com (Aug-07-2013 13:14)
Paul Gets His VA Claim Approval Letter - HE WON!!Salem-News.com
This 66-year old retired lieutenant colonel and former Army paratrooper had been on an emotional elevator since his claim was first denied by the Manchester NH VA office.
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Monday was an emotional one for my dear friend Paul. His two-year quest for VA medical care and recognition of his Agent Orange exposure came to a satisfactory end.
Salem-News.com (Aug-07-2013 12:19)
Okinawa Dump Site May be Proof of Agent Orange: ExpertsJon Mitchell Special to Salem-News.com
Dioxin spike raises fears of local health risks.
The recent discovery of 22 barrels buried on former U.S. military land in the city of Okinawa could be posing the same level of risks to local residents as dioxin hot spots in Vietnam where the American military stored toxic defoliants during the 1960s and 1970s, according to two leading Agent Orange specialists.
Salem-News.com (Jul-25-2013 17:02)
Obama Must Address Detention of Rights Defender with Vietnam`s PresidentLetter by William Gomes Salem-News.com
The human rights defender has long been targeted by the Vietnamese authorities in retaliation for his work.
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Lê Quốc Quân was arrested in 27 December 2012, on trumped up allegations of tax evasion.
Salem-News.com (Jul-22-2013 19:38)
A Postmodern Fable of the Fall of the EmpireAn essay by William T. Hathaway Salem-News.com
Postmodern writers create confusion in their works as a way of undermining conventional concepts of understanding and truth, our received intellectual heritage.
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The Indian Uprising" by Donald Barthelme is an iconic short story of the 1960s heralding the defeat of the US empire and the end of white male dominance.
Salem-News.com (Jul-09-2013 21:59)
Vietnam: Letter Sent To High Representative Catherine Ashton ahead of Trial of Human Rights Defender Le Quoc QuanLetter by William Gomes Salem-News.com
Mr. Le Quoc Quan is a qualified lawyer and active blogger. On his popular blog he exposes human rights abuses commonly ignored by Vietnamese state media.
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Prominent Vietnamese lawyer, blogger and human rights defender Mr. Le Quoc Quan, was the subject of unlawful arrest and detention.
Salem-News.com (Jul-09-2013 11:28)
Genetically-Modified Rice Trials in U.S. Contaminate World`s Rice Supply (English & Vietnamese)Submitted by Chuck Palazzo Salem-News.com
Việc thử nghiệm lúa biến đổi gene ở Mỹ gây ảnh hưởng lớn đến nguồn cung gạo của thế giới
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New evidence has emerged suggesting that the entire global supply of rice may have already been contaminated by unapproved, genetically-modified (GM) rice varieties manufactured by the American multinational corporation Bayer CropScience.
Salem-News.com (Jul-03-2013 19:25)
Kerry Undertakes One Last Anti-War MissionDr. James M. Wall Salem-News.com
Now is Kerry’s moment to convince Netanyahu and Abbas that he is determined to end the permanent conflict between them.
John Kerry is back in Washington after his fifth official trip to the Middle East. He is already planning his return to the region.
Salem-News.com (Jul-03-2013 14:23)
Children of Vietnam Veterans Bring Healthcare Issues to ForefrontKelly Derricks Salem-News.com
Agent Orange Institute of Medicine Official COVVHA Testimony
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There is a renewed push for the Institute of Medicine to take seriously the claims made by the Children of Vietnam Veterans and their families about the birth defects and illnesses they are suffering from.
Salem-News.com (Jul-03-2013 13:28)
Workshop to Introduce Vietnam`s Circular for GM Crop Biosafety RegulationChuck Palazzo Salem-News.com
Participants to the workshop include representatives from different ministries, experts and scientists from research institutes, universities, and companies.
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The Department of Biodiversity Conservation of the Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) organized a seminar to introduce Circular No.08/2013/TT-BTNMT dated May, 2013 on June 21, 2013 in Hanoi.