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Living by an army base should make people feel protected, not terminally ill. But after residents of Frederick, Maryland, began contracting cancer at unusually high rates, they started to wonder about
ASPIREist Original. Philippe Cousteau, Jr. takes us to a community near a U.S. military base plagued by unnaturally high rates of cancer. CALL TO ACTION: Go to Change.org/Ghosts to sign a petition demanding that the army clean up the toxic waste.