Warrior Connection- 07.09.17

July 9, 2017
The July 9th edition of Warrior Connection was a discussion Dr Ann Lopex, with Professor and Director of the Farm Workers institute about the health and environmental effects of pesticides on farm workers, children, and all.  It is extremely clear and frightening how pesticides have infiltrated our diet with horrific effects, The effects on warriors going bsck to the Vietnam War and until the present is a similar travesty. We also discussed the plight of migrant farm workers who hand harvest  most of our fresh fruit and vegatables. .  

Warrior Connection-06.25.17

June 28, 2017
The June 25 th edition of  Warrior Connection was a discussion with Durham North Carolina VA  "Writing to Wellness "program co-directors and veterans  Iretha Alston and Diana Graham.   

Warrior Connection-06.04.17

June 5, 2017
The June  4th edition of Warrior Connection was a discussion with 87 year old Korean war hand to hand combat survivor and Vietnam war journalist SISI Mosby.  SISI a retired but active  historian, actor- director,  and journalist provided unique insight into the meaning of war and it's profound effect on our lives. As one of the founders of Veterans for Peace and as a wartime correspondant for the Chicago Defender and Negro Press International SISI provided unique and very important insight into not only the black warrior's experiences but how war transforms everybody. SISI was editor of Veterans Stars and Stripes for Peace.

Warrior Connection-05.07.17

May 7, 2017

The May 7 edition of Warrior Connection was a discussion with Becky Hayes a highway - concrete construction union employee who was exposed to DUCRETE a mixture of depleted uranium metal dust and normal concrete components who al of the same serious medical problems as specified by the VA and DOD and as experienced by military and civilian personnel exposed to depleted uranium during combat or other military operations.   The Tragedy of DU just never ends.


Warrior Connection-04.23.17

April 24, 2017

The April 23 edition of  Warrior Connection was an EXCEPTIONAL AND INFORMATIVE discussion with Gavin P. Smith, Founder and President of Civilian Exposure  (civilianexposure.org)  that dedicated to unraveling, revealing, and discussing the extent of environmental contamination and resulting health effects caused by military operations and the extensive list of bases that have extensive contamination affecting everybody, animals, and plants and especially the military personnel and their families who lived, worked, played on these contaminated installations. We need to remember that contamination does not stop at the fence line  and is a world-wide problem created by us.  Clearly God sent us an "angel" in the form of Gavin to help us.     


Warrior Connection-03.26.17

March 27, 2017

The March 26th edition of Warrior Connection was a discussion about adverse health effects of  trichloroethylene  "tce" and other toxic exposures  at Camp Lejuene  and former Chanute AFB in Rantoul  Illinois and VA admission - rule for automatic service connection,. .


Warrior Connection-03.20.17

March 20, 2017

The Feb 1st  edition of Warrior Connection was a discussion with Olle Johansson, associate professor
The Experimental Dermatology Unit, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, 171 77 Stockholm
Sweden about serious and ignored adverse health effects resulting from RF - microwave - cell phone computer wifi exposures.  Current research verifies that adverse health effects  appear at energy levels less than .2 milliwatts  per square centimeter.


Warrior Connection-02.26.17

February 28, 2017

The Feb 26 edition was a discussion about health effects of toxic exposures as specified in the attached va report.


Warrior Connection-02.19.17

February 21, 2017
The February 19 edition of Warrior Connection was a discussion- review about the events and then lasting impact of the explosions in the world trade center on Sept 11 2001 with the father of one of the brilliant young men who died as he entered the north tower lobby before any aircraft hit the building.
Willie Rodriquiez- the WTC hero- and I have written a play about these events.

Warrior Connection-01.22.17

January 23, 2017

The January 22th edition of Warrior Connection was a interesting discussion with journalist and historian Paul Woods of the Champaign (Illinois) News Gazette  about his series of interviews featuring veterans from WW2 to the present  for his weekly column "THOSE WHO SERVED" published every Monday.  Video and written versions of his interviews are at www.news-gazette.com. We hope that Paul can turn this informative series into a book on military veterans history.