Show rundown for 8/17/2005

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Gaza Pullout

We speak to a reporter and settler who was evicted from her home in Gaza.

School Calendar

Although its mid-August, thousands of students have already returned to school. Hear about parents who are fighting against the early start of the school year.

Lung Cancer

Doctors are noticing an increase in cases of lung cancer among patients who have never smoked. We talk to a physician about why that's happening and how it's treated.

Mental Health for Veterans

Massachusetts Congressman Marty Meehan has filed legislation to increase funding for mental health services for soldiers returning from Iraq.

This Man's Army

American troops are still at war in Afghanistan. Andrew Exum fought in the early stages of that war and writes about it in his book "This Man's Army."

This program aired on August 17, 2005.


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