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The Insanity of Militarism From McCain to Flynn and Biden
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The Insanity of Militarism From McCain to Flynn and Biden
July 1, 2021

There’s no surprise there since the laundering of the US war in Vietnam began before Ronald Reagan’s “noble cause” propaganda to enable him to launch low-intensity wars in Central American countries and further sanitize the Vietnam War. POW flags became ubiquitous on federal buildings and on some state and local government buildings.

A People’s Vaccine Against a Mutating Virus and Neoliberal Rule
June 8, 2021

Vietnam is a COVID success story, with one of the lowest rates of infection and death in the world. Vietnam’s excellent community-based public health system prevented the virus from spreading beyond isolated cases and localized outbreaks, without a nationwide lockdown. With a population of 98 million people, Vietnam has had only 8,883 cases and 53 deaths.

A People’s Vaccine Against a Mutating Virus and Neoliberal Rule
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Pentagon Campaign to Recruit Vietnam as Military Ally Against China Exposed Delusions of U.S. War Strategy
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Pentagon Campaign to Recruit Vietnam as Military Ally Against China Exposed Delusions of U.S. War Strategy
April 9, 2021

After convincing itself Vietnam would grant it access for missile bases against China, the Pentagon got a hard dose of reality.

A Damned Murder Inc: Kennedy’s Battle Against the Leviathan
April 2, 2021

The Eisenhower presidency would see Washington taken over by business executives, Wall Street lawyers, and investment bankers—and by a closely aligned warrior caste that had emerged into public prominence during World War II.

A Damned Murder Inc: Kennedy’s Battle Against the Leviathan
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VIDEO: The U.S. Pivot to Asia: Cold War Lessons From Vietnam for Today
VIDEO: The U.S. Pivot to Asia: Cold War Lessons From Vietnam for Today
March 18, 2021

There were Cold War preparations underway as early as August 1945 and the two regions selected, Korea and Vietnam, were pre-planned years in advance before the actual wars were to take place. Watch the video and read more in the article by Cynthia Chung.

The U.S. Pivot to Asia: Cold War Lessons From Vietnam for Today
March 17, 2021

There were Cold War preparations underway as early as August 1945 and the two regions selected, Korea and Vietnam, were pre-planned years in advance before the actual wars were to take place, Cynthia Chung writes.

The U.S. Pivot to Asia: Cold War Lessons From Vietnam for Today
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Suckered Into Stupid Wars
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Suckered Into Stupid Wars
January 3, 2021

Anybody who let themselves be suckered into participating in the genocide that was an American war on Vietnam is to be pitied. Sure men were being drafted and threatened with jail time if they refused induction into the US Army, but 20 or 30 thousand just moved to Canada.

Reflections on Vietnam and Iraq
December 24, 2020

Now, if you prioritize Vietnam and Iraq over the war against Nazi Germany, you’ll come face-to-face with a very different set of lessons. Here are four that the Biden administration might do well to contemplate.

Reflections on Vietnam and Iraq
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