Coffee With Jeff #34: The Radium Girls

23 mins - Published Sat, Apr 25, 2015 by Jeff Kelley

Here is a story of a corporation that was poisoning their young employees with radioactivity and lied about it. Their employees, mostly young ladies, were told it was safe to put radioactive paint into their mouths. This is the sad tale of the Radium Girls!

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