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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.

Senator Patrick Leahy to Retire

Sen. Leahy-led projects have been key elements in helping to forge the strong new relationship between the United States and Vietnam.

Barbara Lee Introduces Bill to Help Vietnamese Victims of Agent Orange

Rep. Barbara Lee introduces HR 3518, the Victims of Agent Orange Relief Act of 2021, in the US House of Representatives.

Senator Patrick Leahy to Retire

Senator Patrick Leahy to Retire

Sen. Leahy-led projects have been key elements in helping to forge the strong new relationship between the United States and Vietnam.

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.