Burns/Novick

The Failures of Ken Burns’ “The Vietnam War”

When the Ken Burns documentary film The Vietnam War came out I watched it with interest and enjoyment. And I was hardly the only person.

Not One Emmy for Ken Burns and “The Vietnam War”

Not One Emmy for Ken Burns and “The Vietnam War”

Photo: July 28 picket action outside the TV Academy: Dave Clennon, ICUJP; Kathleen Hernandez, VFP Chapter 007; Andrew Nisbet, VFP 007. This article originally appeared at the laprogressive.com. By...

Emmy Voters: It’s Time to Brush Up on Your History

Emmy Voters: It’s Time to Brush Up on Your History

This post originally appeared at historynewsnetwork.org. by Michael Stewart Foley Michael Stewart Foley is author of Confronting the War Machine: Draft Resistance during the Vietnam War, and editor...

THE WAR NOBODY WON*

THE WAR NOBODY WON*

Collage: 30 hours of TV-time on war in Vietnam, a B&O vintage remote, and the postcard version of Catherine...

MAYDAY 1971 RAW

MAYDAY 1971 RAW

David Cort, Mayday Video. 12,000+ protesters, including 3 Mayday Video crew with video cameras recording  are arrested...

The Antiwar Movement Then & Now

The Antiwar Movement Then & Now

The following is a slight revision of a talk by Howard Machtinger in Washington DC at the October 20-21 Conference:...