Reflections

“An Other War Memorial” asks “How do nations remember wars?”

Vietnamese writer Viet Thanh Nguyen (who we quote for this website’s tagline) has created, along with his students, a new website of peoples’ memories of the war.

Shootings at Kent State, May 4, 1970

Shootings at Kent State, May 4, 1970

Jon Oplinger was wounded in Vietnam and came home to pursue a doctorate in sociology at Kent State. This is his account of the massacre .

John Prine, Presente!

John Prine, Presente!

Popular folk singer-songwriter John Prine died yesterday at the age of 73. A survivor of heart disease and cancer, his...

In a Fallen, Violent World

In a Fallen, Violent World

by Emma Paradis. There are not many prominent figures whose message is so aggressively stifled and twisted as Jesus Christ. Would you list him alongside anti-capitalist, anti-cis-hetero-patriarchy revolutionaries?

Ha Thi Quy (My Lai Survivor)

Ha Thi Quy (My Lai Survivor)

Posted by Mike Hastie on March 6, 2020: When I think of all the pictures I have taken at My Lai over the years, and...