Posts Tagged: Vietnam War
Putin’s attempt at "shock and awe" in Syria has all the hallmarks of failed U.S. interventions of the past
The impulse to "boldly go" has gotten humanity into a mess of trouble.
I called Henry Kissinger a war criminal to his face. Here's why.
Delay and denial are standard operating procedures when it comes to how the government cares for vets. Here's why.
In the United States, whose bombing of Cambodia paved the way for the Khmer Rouge, many refugees now face the prospect of deportation under a draconian U.S. immigration regime.
“The Act of Killing” sheds light on Indonesian mass killings that were even more uncalled for than most atrocities.
In part, the Vietnam War was perceived as a message that the U.S. would not be intimidated by a Chinese nuclear-weapons program.
Nick Turse's new book uses personal portraits to reveal an often ignored commonality of U.S. wars.
A recently discovered U.S. army report puts lie to the Pentagon's denials that it exposed soldiers and civilians to Agent Orange on Okinawa.
Forty years later, unexploded bombs from America's secret war in Laos continue to kill dozens each year.