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Yesterday in the rain in front of the U.S. Capitol hundreds of 911 rescue workers who risked their lives in a toxic mess they were told was safe piled off buses from New York.  They held a rally with a handful of Congress Members and asked Congress to get them health care so that they can stop suffering every day while we slaughter people abroad in their names and in the name of those who died that day.  

I shot a video and have broken it into six pieces and posted them on Youtube.  The first features Rep. Tim Bishop, the second Rep. Carolyn Maloney, the third Rep. Dennis Kucinich, the fourth a young woman singing "God Bless America," the fifth Rep. Jerrold Nader, and the sixth some of the rescue workers speaking.

Here are the videos:

 

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David Swanson is the author of "When the World Outlawed War," "War Is A Lie" and "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union." He blogs at http://davidswanson.org and http://warisacrime.org and works for the online (more...)
 

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Thank you Mr. Swanson. The link to the videos and ... by Munich on Wednesday, Feb 27, 2008 at 12:14:39 PM
The people that pull the strings in our government... by Bob Gormley on Wednesday, Feb 27, 2008 at 3:08:43 PM
The Police take care of their own, the Fire Fighte... by boomerang on Wednesday, Feb 27, 2008 at 9:12:53 PM
9/11 keeps on racking up victims. I have a part-ti... by Pat Williams on Thursday, Feb 28, 2008 at 12:07:34 AM