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May 28, 2012

“This is the heart of America. That’s what we’re all about,”

Rolling Thunder! Biker vets invade Washington (via AFP) They may no longer be in uniform, but nearly all of them are sporting the same thing — leather vests covered with multicolored military patches. Who are they? Tens of thousands of US veterans, many of whom fought in...
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“If allowed to stand, USPSTF clearly abrogates its responsibility for the health and well-being of America’s Vietnam veterans,” stated Thomas Berger, PhD, Executive Director, Veterans Health Council.

Men's Health Network and Veterans Health Council Oppose Final USPSTF Recommendation Against Prostate Cancer Screening (via PR Newswire) Deeply flawed process produces a dangerous and life-threatening recommendation WASHINGTON, May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/...
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‘We’re not getting answers, we’re getting excuses,’ one yells

Angry veterans demand end to disability claims backlog (via The Bay Citizen) 'We're not getting answers, we're getting excuses,' one yells By Aaron Glantz on May 21, 2012 – 7:02 p.m. PDT Three hours into a congressionally sponsored forum on the long wait...
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Corn created by Dow to be resistant to 2,4-D herbicide has not been tested for human safety; chefs say it threatens crops in the DC metro area, including Maryland and Virginia

Washington, DC Chefs Nora Pouillon, Jose Andres, Todd Gray, Ellen Kassoff Gray and Rob Weland Join Veterans in Voicing Concerns about New Genetically Engineered Corn Pending Approval at the USDA (via PR Newswire) Corn created by Dow to be resistant to 2,4-D herbicide has not been...
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