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SUPPORT THE LAWSUIT OF VIETNAMESE VICTIMS OF AGENT ORANGE vs. U.S. CHEMICAL MANUFACTURERS

Date:
Monday, June 18, 2007
Time:
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Type:
Court Date
Organizer/Author:
Bill Schwalb
Email:
Phone:
(415) 255-7331
Address:
401 Van Ness Ave, Room 125, San Francisco, CA
Location Details:
SF Federal Court of Appeals Building Mission & 7th Street, San Francisco, CA

June 18 hearing

SUPPORT THE LAWSUIT OF VIETNAMESE VICTIMS OF

AGENT ORANGE vs. U.S CHEMICAL MANUFACTRERS!

     

Come to SF Federal Court of Appeals Building–

 

Monday, June 18

11:30 AM– 1 PM

Mission & 7th Street

 

Wear orange – fly orange balloons to support Vietnam’s Agent Orange victims!

 

FACTS:

§  3 million Vietnamese people and hundreds of thousands of U.S. veterans and their families are affected by Agent Orange – a chemical weapon used by the U.S. government during the war.

§  Agent Orange causes cancer, and birth defects in hundreds of thousands of children.

§  Agent Orange continues to poison the soil and natural environment of Vietnam.

§  Some U.S. veterans and the victims from New Zealand and Great Britain have won compensation but Vietnamese victims have not received a dime.

 

HEAL THE WOUNDS OF WAR & ACHIEVE JUSTICE!

§    Share the experiences of those who suffer from the affects of Agent Orange in Vietnam and in other wars our government has waged.

§    Build solidarity with Vietnamese victims of Agent Orange.

§    Achieve justice for Vietnamese Agent Orange victims by supporting their lawsuit against the chemical manufacturers and urging the U.S. government to provide compensation.

§    Support the work of the Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin.

 

Sponsored by the Vietnam Agent Orange Relief & Responsibility Campaign

P O Box 303 • Prince St • New York • NY • 10012-0006 •

info@vn-agentorange.orghttp://www.vn-agentorange.org

Co-sponsored by:

Veterans For Peace ▪ Vietnam Veterans Against the War ▪ National Lawyers Guild ▪ United for Peace & Justice

Local contact: (415) 255-7331

Added to the calendar on Fri, Jun 15, 2007 9:56PM
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