It’s been nearly 40 years since what the American media called “The Fall of Saigon” and the Vietnamese referred to as the Liberation. I saw it then as the Fall of Washington
What does the general picture on U.S. aggression look like?
The noted peace activist Fred Branfman passed away on September 24 after suffering the effects of ALS (Lou Gherig’s disease). In 2002, while researching the history of the Vietnam War, I came across Fred’s Voices from the Plain of Jars, in the Brandeis library and the book had an immediate effect on me.
Richard Nixon was a traitor
Unless we are provided an honest accounting of the disgraceful history of the US war on Vietnam, we will be ill equipped to protest the current and future wars conducted in our name
Review of ‘Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War In Vietnam’ by Nick Turse
U.S. dealings with the Ukraine crisis
What started as a vicious circle has begun its downward spiral
It is only through an accurate understanding of our history that we can struggle against our government’s use of military force
I believe that 99% of the world’s people could benefit and feel much safer and have a much better quality of life if we were to end our addiction to war as a means of resolving conflict