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Why Congress Has To Be Shamed: Jon Stewart, John Feal On First Responders | Mehdi Hasan Show

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Tell Congress to stop ignoring veterans who are sick and dying from toxic burn pits

SIGN TODAY BY CLICKING HERE TO: House of Representatives, Senate, White House, Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense Tell Congress to stop ignoring veterans who are sick and dying from toxic burn pits Campaign created by Jon Stewart and John Feal Hundreds of tons of waste produced on military bases in Iraq and Afghanistan were doused with jet and diesel fuels and burned in massive burn pits—as American soldiers lived, worked, and slept next to the toxic fumes. Now that […]

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JON STEWART LEADS VETERANS DAY DRIVE FOR CONGRESSIONAL ACTION TO PROVIDE OVERDUE CARE TO VETERANS SICKENED BY TOXIC EXPOSURES

New York, NY — Unwilling to wait any longer for overdue action by the Department of Veterans Affairs, comedian Jon Stewart will lead a bipartisan coalition of veterans, members of Congress and civilian supporters in a Veterans Day rally and press conference in Washington, DC to demand legislative action bringing health care and benefits to those exposed to burn pits and other toxins. Read More : https://iava.org/press_releases/jon-stewart-leads-veterans-day-drive-for-congressional-action-to-provide-overdue-care-to-veterans-sickened-by-toxic-exposures/

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Jon Stewart, John Feal backing bill to help veterans affected by toxic burn pits

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Surviving 9/11 and COVID-19

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‘Nothing scares me’: For 9/11 responder, COVID was the hardest battle yet

For the last 19 years, Sept. 11 has cast a lingering shadow on John Feal. The Nesconset, New York, resident and former construction worker suffered long-term health damage from working at Ground Zero and endured the emotional pain of seeing his fellow responders die from ailments contracted at the pile. Read More : https://abcnews.go.com/US/scares-911-responder-covid-hardest-battle/story?id=72475808

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9/11 first responders and survivors struggle amid coronavirus pandemic

Americans are commemorating the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Friday, although memorial events that allow first responders and survivors to gather and mourn were scaled down because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read More : https://www.cbsnews.com/news/911-first-responders-and-survivors-struggle-amid-coronavirus-pandemic/

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Coronavirus in Context: 19 Years Later, John Feal is Still Fighting for 9/11 Survivors | WebMD

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9/11 First Responder: That day ‘hasn’t ended’ for hundreds of sick workers

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