Law professor Marjorie Cohn discusses the legacy of Agent Orange on millions of Vietnamese civilians and American soldiers.
I didn’t take up arms during the war, our role was to raise funds, demonstrate against the invasion as well as helping young men to avoid conscription.
51 Years after the Chemical War Began in Vietnam, We Should be Silent in Memory, Then Take Action to Remedy
On the 8th month on the 10th day at 12 noon, in commemoration of 51 years since the beginning of the spraying of Agent Orange in Vietnam, we urge you to take 51 seconds to think.
Congratulations to our Co-Coordinator Jeanne Mirer on the conferring of the Debra Evenson International Venceremos Award 2012 upon her by the National Lawyers Guild.
Congressional Research Service document #7-5700 on Da Nang. By Michael F. Martin, Specialist in Asian Affairs.
Proceed was donated to victims of Agent Orange via VAVA in June 2012. Thanks to the Center for Cuban Studies – Cuban Art Space.
A February 24, 2012 visit to Rep. Chellie Pingree’s office resulted in her sponsor of HR 2634 on February 27, 2012.
“Victims in connection with America’s spraying of Agent Orange during the American War in Vietnam must be assisted more, especially from the US side,” said U.S. Congressman Bob Filner.
Featured image: Congressman Filner visits the Danang Agent Orange daycare center Vietnam News/ Asia News Network HA NOI - National Assembly Vice...
The debate goes on and probably will until the end of time as to the effects of DIOXIN on dozens of health related issues.
By Prof. Marjorie Cohn. Today marks the 50th anniversary of the start of the chemical warfare program in Vietnam without sufficient remedial action by the U.S. government.
Photos from Hanoi, Vietnam, August 8-10, 2011, taken at the 50th Anniversary of the First U.S. Spray of toxic defoliants in Vietnam.
An overlap between some of these genes and those found in other neuropsychiatric conditions such as autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
The delegates to the Conference agreed to this “Call to Action”
The Conference, held in Hanoi from August 8th to 9th, 2011, included participants from around the world.
The purpose of this Act to address and remediate [impact of] Agent Orange, during the Vietnam War.
VAORRC Board Member Recalling ‘People’s Lawyer’ Leonard Weinglass by Marjorie Cohn at Consortium News (January 30, 2017) Legendary people’s lawyer...
Featured image: VAVA Delegation, left to right: two translators, VAVA President Nguyen Van Rin, Nguyen Minh Y, Dang Hong Nhut From November 22nd to...
While American-born vets can get medical care and disability compensation for their Agent Orange-related illnesses, America’s former allies get no such benefits.
Veterans, Agent Orange advocates, politicians and supporters march with large Veterans for Peace contingents on Veteran’s Day (Armistice Day).