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News and events in Vietnam and the United States, and the history of legislative efforts to support victims of Agent Orange.

Water Color Paintings by Y Vân

Painter & Teacher of Hoà Bình Province, Vietnam, has donated these works to raise funds for the Agent Orange Campaign.

Order of Friendship bestowed upon Jeanne Mirer

Jeanne Mirer, VAORRC Co-Coordinator, recognized by the 13th Congress of the Vietnam Lawyers Association for her work on behalf of Agent Orange victims in Vietnam.

Vietnam demands Monsanto pay victims of US Agent Orange

“Where is the justice for Vietnamese victims who are being destroyed every day by the toxic chemical?” the letter asks.

Delegation to Vietnam

Delegation to Vietnam

In August, 2016 members of an American delegation attended the International Scientific Conference to commemorate the 55th anniversary of Agent Orange Day.

International Agent Orange Day 2014

International Agent Orange Day 2014

53 seconds of silence / 53 seconds of action. August 10th 2014 is the 53th anniversary of the first time the U.S. government used Agent Orange in Vietnam.

Agent Orange and the Continuing Vietnam War

Agent Orange and the Continuing Vietnam War

by Bill Fletcher, Jr.(NNPA), blackvoicenews.com In a 2009 visit to Vietnam I asked a retired colonel in the Vietnam People’s Army about the notorious toxin “Agent Orange.” The colonel, who was also...

Global March Against Monsanto

Global March Against Monsanto

VAORRC members joined the international protests against Monsanto in order to call attention to their role in producing dioxins that have poisoned millions.

Agent Orange: Monsanto’s Legacy

Agent Orange: Monsanto’s Legacy

by Daniel Shea Daniel J. Shea, served in the U.S. Marine Corps in Quang Tri Province, Vietnam in 1968, is a former member of the Board of Directors of Veterans for Peace and on the national core...