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The most recent Ken Burns documentary on the Vietnam War is a much-acclaimed history of an event that most Americans may never fully understand.
Nearly 100 people gathered on a crisp, nearly cloudless fall evening Oct. 13 to honor five local soldiers killed in the Vietnam War. The Disabled ...

After 555 minutes (roughly half the length of the series shown in the US), the only consolation was an apple-pie bromide: "The Vietnam War ...
As a temporary resident of Long Binh, South Vietnam, for most of 1968, I watched a high percentage of Ken Burns' Vietnam War series, which ...
President Trump presented the Medal of Honor to retired army Capt. Gary Rose for conspicuous gallantry during the Vietnam War. During a ...
The scope and intensity of anti-Vietnam War protests were a major factor in President Lyndon Johnson's Advisors urging him to end the war.

A Camp Pendleton memorial honoring members of the "Fighting 5th" who fell in Vietnam will take another step closer to completion this week.
How One French Director Brought the Vietnam War Home for Americans ... Anyone who knew they could be drafted into the Vietnam War had ...
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) appeared to take aim at President Donald Trump's draft deferrals during the Vietnam War this week, following a ...
Maclear's documentary stands in stark contrast to the current Ken Burns documentary, The Vietnam War, which is nothing more than historical ...
CNN | US filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick produce a compiled a documentary which tells the story of the Vietnam War and how it ...
According to Lind, "For the most part, the academics, journalists, editors and producers who opposed the Vietnam War came from the core ...
This story is part of a WHYY series examining how the United States, four decades later, is still processing the Vietnam War. To learn more ...
The opposition to the Vietnam War eventually gave rise to a "Vietnam syndrome" in which Americans and their leaders became very reluctant to ...
anti-war demonstrators tried flower power on MPs blocking their path to the Pentagon building on 21 October 1967. Photograph: The ...
A lot of Americans still feel that way about the Vietnam War years. No matter how removed you were from actual combat, if the war consumed ...
After Vietnam War, Here's What Happened When A U.S. Army Intel .... Like so much that has been forgotten about the U.S. war in Vietnam, the ...

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2017 -- Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan welcomed the directors of "The Vietnam War" documentary to the Pentagon today ...
A familiar Vietnam War exhibit has been revamped and will return to Ventura County this week for a one-month run. "We Remember -- Ventura ...
Starting this week, Omaha Public Library will screen parts of "The Vietnam War," a 10-part documentary series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ...
"It was a war that I think America would prefer to forget," says Tim O'Brien, and the problems the Vietnam War created stretched across an ...
People around the country have been asking what I think of the new Ken Burns documentary "The Vietnam War." As a Lao-American poet with ...
An American man and woman watching footage of the Vietnam War on television in their living room, February 1968. (Photo: Warren K.
Dr. Hal Kushner, a Daytona Beach opthalmologist, is among roughly 100 subjects who were interviewed for "The Vietnam War," the latest ...
Consider the impact of Vietnam War policy on Puerto Rico. Thanks to a new Ken Burns documentary and Hurricane Maria, the headlines have ...
What the 18 hours of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's The Vietnam War were was exhausting. I kept wondering about the demographics of the ...
How do Kansas Citians remember the Vietnam War? Two veterans and a conscientious objector look back. Have our memories of Vietnam ...
Santa Fe physician Ken Stewart, a former Green Beret who spent a year on the Cambodian border during the Vietnam War, on Monday at his ...
I am a Vietnamese American, a refugee, and I grew up learning about the Vietnam War the same way most people do here: through movies like ...
I would wager that 90 percent of American combat troops killed in action during the Vietnam War never saw their killers. Whether it was a sniper ...
Whether I like it or not, the Vietnam War is my war, too. The first time I viewed all 10 parts of "The Vietnam War," I was preparing to interview Ken ...
The Vietnam War was a historical turning point for the U.S., a moment when political leaders plunged the military into an unwinnable colonial struggle that killed millions and bred distrust of Washington's word, as Fred Donner explains.
FARMINGTON - An event designed to give a proper homecoming to Vietnam War veterans and honor their service will take place this week in Shiprock.
Vietnam War veteran Roger L. Perales. Entering army active duty in September 1969, Perales landed in Vietnam in 1970. Gunfire, claymore mine explosions and the beat of helicopters assaulted his ears.
A Janesville man set out to put faces to the names of the Iowans who served in Vietnam but never came home. Finding images of hundreds of men who died decades ago was no easy feat for Tom Brickman and his daughter.
I've never seen so much energy on the streets as in the Vietnam War protests until now," the lawmaker said during an interview with MSNBC after President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan · Paul RyanReport: Trump didn't want to talk details in Freedom ...
CNN's new series Soundtracks: Songs That Defined History and Ken Burns' The Vietnam War are among the projects Tribeca has unveiled as part of its second annual Tribeca TV program.
A few years later, Nguyen returned to Danang, where she spent time observing a species of monkeys that lives on Son Tra Mountain, which housed a US military base during the Vietnam War. The red-shanked douc langurs survived the US invasion, only to ...
A Vietnam War memorial in Venice that was damaged by a tagging crew last year has again been marred by Graffiti, authorities said.
University President Drew G. Faust paid homage to the lives lost in the Vietnam War in a speech at a university in Ho Chi Minh City Thursday.
Many Vietnam War era veterans have waited decades for recognition. Hundreds of them will be honored during several ceremonies being held to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. The first one is Friday, March 24 in Lakewood.
They will honor those from the Chattanooga area who were Killed in Action in the Vietnam War. This event has taken a lot of planning and it's a homecoming that is long overdue.
MORRISTOWN -- A Mine Hill man said he lied about his service during the Vietnam War in order to receive gifts, including a $31,919 deck built onto his home, the Daily Record reported Monday.
"About 20 years ago, I was able to view the Vietnam War Traveling Wall, a miniaturized version of the Vietnam War Memorial Wall in Washington DC, when the exhibit visited Vancouver, Wash.
Vietnam War correspondent Joe Galloway, well known partly thanks to Mel Gibson's movie "We Were soldiers," once said to a group of veterans, "I don't know if there's anybody here today that doesn't thrill at the sound of those blades.
CLACKAMAS, Ore. - A Clackamas Vietnam War veteran said he will be debt free after winning a $1 million St. Patrick's Day Raffle prize Friday morning.
U.S. Senator Gary Peters talks with Suzanne Hewitt bore she sang the National Anthem and before he presented commemorative lapel pins to West Michigan Vietnam veterans in honor of their service in the Vietnam War, on March 17, 2017 at the Gerald R.
Robert Lawson, a Vietnam War veteran and member of American Legion Post 195, is one of the local sponsors of a United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration ceremony set to take place Saturday, March 25 in Jay. By Gary Burton ...
The New York Times is running a series on the Vietnam War under the headline "Vietnam 67," accompanied by the brief introduction: "Historians, veterans and journalists recall 1967 in Vietnam, a year that changed the war and changed America.
In partnership with the Livingston County war Museum-Dal Estes education Center, Pontiac Township high school played host to four veterans sharing their personal, wartime experiences with students and residents in the school's auditorium Tuesday ...


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