The Pentagon’s official history says bombardment by B-52s in 1972 pushed the North Vietnamese to negotiate peace. What are the fact?
A brilliant radical reporter with a novelist’s eye and a historian’s memory. Activist, radical hero and family man. “City of Quartz” author.
When I heard news of Putin’s draft I flashed back to 1968. Tens of thousands of us then graduating were being drafted and sent to Vietnam.
That Craig McNamara has survived, and thrived, and given us this staggering book, is something of a miracle.
“Because Our Fathers Lied: A Memoir of Truth and Family, from Vietnam to Today” reckons with the tolls of decisions and responsibility.
Their tormentors routinely poked sticks through the bars, beat the prisoners, threw lime on their open wounds, and urinated on them.
The fighting women of North and South Vietnam played a key military role in defending their families, land, and country.
Over the course of Colin Powell’s five decades of service to the empire, he accumulated one of the most impressive body counts.
This webinar honored Dan Ellsberg and Tony Russo on the 50th anniversary of the release of the Pentagon Papers. Watch now.
Secret hotel rooms and the classified documents that exposed the lies behind the Vietnam War and led to a landmark Supreme Court decision.
During the Vietnam War, the city of Vinh was almost destroyed by US bombing. Socialists around the world helped rebuild it.
It’s worth revisiting the value of this book’s singular contribution to the knowledge about what the US did in and to Vietnam and its people.
In 1970, an image of a dead protester immediately became iconic. But what happened to the 14-year-old kneeling next to him?
The resistance to the Vietnam War was the most diverse and dynamic antiwar movement in U.S. history. We have all but...