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Thousands of Nuclear Arms Workers See Cancer Claims Denied or Delayed

Walter McKenzie's assignment toward the end of the Cold War was to mop up after mishaps at a nuclear weapons factory. With a crew of other laborers from rural Georgia, he swabbed away leaks and spills inside the secret buildings, until one day his body became so contaminated with radiation that...
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By Michael Alison Chandler and Joby Warrick

 
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