Film

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen on the legacy of “Apocalypse Now”

August 15, 2019—New York Public Radio's The Takeaway posted this interview with Vietnamese writer Viet Thanh Nguyen in response to Francis Ford Coppola's release this month of a re-edited version of "Apocalypse Now." In the interview, the author discusses the legacy...
The Cauldron: Columbia ’68

The Cauldron: Columbia ’68

In April 1968, students at Columbia University occupied five campus buildings and for one week brought that prestigious institution to its knees. Fighting both the Vietnam War and university racism, the Columbia Revolt riveted the nation and changed everything. Could it happen today?

America’s amnesia

America’s amnesia

This article originally appeared at TheMekongReview.com. By Thomas A. Bass. Everything wrong with the new ten-part PBS...

What to do Oscar Night

What to do Oscar Night

Sunday, February 28 is Oscar night. If you are boycotting the Academy Awards or just passing them up, because of the...