Island of Warriors


Here is an important program that you don’t want to miss.



Guam, Pacific Islands

The men and women of Guam are U.S. citizens who serve in the military at a rate that is three times higher than the rest of the country. Yet in 2012 Guam ranked last in per capita medical spending by the Veteran’s Affairs. Why are Guam veterans not getting the services they needs? Find out in this episode of AMERICA BY THE NUMBERS, premiering Oct 11 on PBS.

This program episode will air at 6:30pm this Sunday 10/12 on PBS Guam, and you can also watch the show online at

americabythenumbers beginning Monday 10/13.

 If you are not currently in Guam, you can watch the show at 9pm this Thursday 10/9 on WORLD Channel, orthis weekend on PBS—check your local listings to find out when.

Airdate on WORLD: Oct 9, 2014
Airdate on PBS Weekend: Oct 11, 2014

Thanks to Lorenzo Cruz of NOCVA (National Organization for Chamorro Veterans in America) for this notice.

Thanks to Chamorro veteran advocate, Teresita Guevara Smith for serving on the panel discussion following this program premier.

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