We’ve had service men and women come home from bullets to chemical poisoning to having to bury their children. — Erin Brockovich in a speech at yesterday’s rally for Camp Lejeune victims. Watch the rest here and learn more here.
Erin Brockovich Discusses Camp Lejeune Victims on MSNBC -
On Monday, environmental activist Erin Brockovich appeared on MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow’s show to discuss a Supreme Court hearing, which could have devastating effects on the military families and civilians who were poisoned by contaminated drinking water at North Carolina Marine base Camp Lejeune.
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We must take care of Camp Lejeune’s betrayed -
For more than three decades, Marines, their families and civilian workers on base unwittingly drank and bathed in water polluted with gasoline, pesticides and other toxic chemicals believed responsible for devastating illnesses such as cancer, leukemia and birth defects.
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This Case Will Define What Government Records You Can See -
If the government wins this case, the public will be stripped of its right to access all White House executive orders, directives, proclamations, memos, or other correspondence provided to federal agencies—products that often have the force of law.
Rally for Victims of Camp Lejeune Water Poisoning - April 23, 9 a.m. -
Join POGO and other organizations in a rally at the Supreme Court to fight for the rights of pollution victims and the one million Marines, families, and civilians who were poisoned at Camp Lejeune.
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Congress to Give Private Debt Collection Another Try -
Congress is considering bills that would require the Internal Revenue Service to hire contractors to collect delinquent federal taxes. Unfortunately, the poor track record of private debt collection programs isn’t dissuading some lawmakers.
Does the US Navy have 10 or 19 Aircraft Carriers? -
The U.S. Navy operates 19 ships that could be called aircraft carriers, but only considers 10 to be actual carriers.
Turns out it’s kind of difficult to define what exactly an aircraft carrier is.
New Book Examines Camp Lejeune Water Poisoning -
Mike Magner’s most recent book, A Trust Betrayed: The Untold Story of Camp Lejeune and the Poisoning of Generations of Marines and Their Families, shows how those affected by the contamination at Camp Lejeune began fighting for government recognition and healthcare assistance
Tell President Obama to stand by the victims of Camp Lejeune