Tag Archives: Vietnam War

China in My Life — A Personal Journey: The 1950s

How does the emergence of China look through the prism of a Westerner’s life?

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Colonialism and Cambodia

A once-great empire is now a largely overlooked dictatorship.

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Vietnam: Memories Are Made of This – Or Maybe Not

A review of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s fascinating new book.

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President Trump’s Fourteen Points

Will the 45th President of the United States live up to the commitments he has made to the American people?

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Vietnam: Recycling An Uneasy History

Discovering world history via a creatively re-bent American icon – a Coca Cola can.

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Vietnam: On the Futility of US Invasions

Why on earth did the US invade Vietnam half a century ago? Have the lessons finally been learned?

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Legacies of the Vietnam War

A team of brave women work to remove an explosive legacy of the Vietnam War from Laos.

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The New Vietnam War

Global ironies in Asia’s continuing struggle for national independence, now against China.

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Israel’s Rommel and Vietnam’s Napoleon

What can the lives and victories of top generals of Israel and Vietnam teach the U.S. Army?

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Twenty Years After the Demise of the Soviet Union: A Chinese Perspective (Part I)

How did the fall of the USSR give rise to a global order characterized by peace and economic development?

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