Vietnam

richard holbrooke

How to lose friends and alienate people: Richard Holbrooke was a past master

May 9, 2019 4:02 pm

Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century by George Packer reviewed

trump-kim summit

The Trump-Kim summit: what we know and what’s useless prattle

February 27, 2019 10:02 am

Almost everything you can hear, and several things you wont

godfrey elfwick smirk

Smirking, the infamous facial expression of the far-right

January 23, 2019 9:46 am

Let’s punch away their problematic adoration of Trump until nothing remains but a hollow shell of the boys they once were

nathan phillips

Who is the real Nathan Phillips?

January 22, 2019 1:13 pm

He isn’t a Vietnam veteran

henry kissinger

Kissinger and I were once at odds, but let him speak

November 21, 2018 7:36 am

Enemies of civilization must be fought and defeated, and that always involves agonizing choices, as the former Secretary of State understands

north vietnam

How on earth did North Vietnam prevail against the world’s greatest power?

October 18, 2018 3:38 pm

Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy 1945–1975 by Max Hastings reviewed

vietnam war

The disaster of Vietnam and the men who can’t get over it

October 4, 2018 8:46 am

Road to Disaster: A New History of America’s Descent into Vietnam by Brian VanDeMark reviewed