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Antiwar Radio: Ron Kukal

Ron Kukal, former US Navy Petty Officer and USS Liberty survivor, discusses his firsthand account of Israelís attack on the Liberty on June 8, 1967; the carnage of dead sailors below decks from the Israeli torpedo strike; Phil Tourneyís book What I Saw That Day; how PTSD still effects Kukalís life and family relationships; the dangers facing Liberty survivors who dare tell the truth about the attack; and Kukalís thanks to the rescue ships and sailors who saved the Liberty from sinking and helped get it back to port.