By Jim Campbell
April 13th, 2021
A big “Thank You For Your Service” to our country to all United States Veterans.
UC 123K planes flying over delta area to spray defoliant Agent Orange 20-mi SE of Saigon. (Photo by Dick Swanson/The LIFE Images Collection via Getty Images/Getty Images)
In today’s what could be called the “Agent Orange,” issue, during the war in Vietnam those who put it on the line had to spend their own money dealing with the federal government to get it to come up with the money so it could cover their claims and help with their medical issues.
I don’t often agree with Jon Stewart, a comedian, but in this case I do.
Paul Morigi/Getty Jon Stewart
Joe Biden’s claim in the video below that his son Beau got a high grade inoperable brain tumor as the result of this is complete nonsense.
Today there is promising research going on. [Source]
Those who rage on about the cost of pharmaceutical research including President Trump know little about the issues involved.
So many molecules that appear to show signs of hope fall out of further study because of unexpected toxicity in earlier phases of study.