What the Vietnam War Hawks Got Wrong
February 13, 2015
What the Vietnam War Hawks Got Wrong
James Burnham, and other Vietnam hawks, hardly deserve contemporary rehabilitation.
What the Vietnam War Hawks Got Wrong
The Geopolitics of the Vietnam War
February 10, 2015
The Geopolitics of the Vietnam War
Columnist James Burnham offered strategic insights into the war in Southeast Asia that remain relevant today.
The Geopolitics of the Vietnam War
Vietnam, Agent Orange, and GMOs
November 24, 2014
Vietnam, Agent Orange, and GMOs
An Agent Orange maker is being welcomed back to Vietnam to grow genetically modified organisms.
Vietnam, Agent Orange, and GMOs
Agent Orange in Okinawa
November 18, 2014
Agent Orange in Okinawa
Determined citizens are working to uncover “one of the best kept secrets of the Cold War era.”
Agent Orange in Okinawa
South Korea: Dependence in the Age of OPCON
July 09, 2014
South Korea: Dependence in the Age of OPCON
The transfer of wartime operational control is part of larger questions about the US-ROK alliance.
South Korea: Dependence in the Age of OPCON
Agent Orange Legacy Scourges Vietnam
July 04, 2014
Agent Orange Legacy Scourges Vietnam
Decades after the Vietnam War, victims wither away with scant efforts being made to tackle the deadly chemicals.
Agent Orange Legacy Scourges Vietnam
Remnants of the Secret War in Laos
January 27, 2014
Remnants of the Secret War in Laos
Dealing with unexploded ordinance (UXO) left over from the fighting in Laos during the Vietnam War.
Remnants of the Secret War in Laos
Syria and the Capping of Executive War Powers
October 07, 2013
Syria and the Capping of Executive War Powers
Syria may have been a bridge too far for untrammeled executive war powers. That’s good for democracy.
Syria and the Capping of Executive War Powers
History Wars: A Long View of Asia's Territorial Disputes
September 15, 2013
History Wars: A Long View of Asia's Territorial Disputes
The Diplomat takes a look at the long and complex background to some of the region’s most intractable disputes.
History Wars: A Long View of Asia's Territorial Disputes
The Insurgent’s Playbook: Start Cumulative, Go Sequential
May 18, 2013
The Insurgent’s Playbook: Start Cumulative, Go Sequential
A weak combatant cuts a stronger adversary down in size, while amassing the wherewithal to prevail.
The Insurgent’s Playbook: Start Cumulative, Go Sequential
DNA Test Debunks Claims in Vietnam MIA Documentary <em>Unclaimed</em>
May 07, 2013
DNA Test Debunks Claims in Vietnam MIA Documentary Unclaimed
A documentary film about an MIA found in a Vietnamese village is fake.
DNA Test Debunks Claims in Vietnam MIA Documentary Unclaimed
Tibet on Fire: Self-Immolations Rising
March 15, 2013
Tibet on Fire: Self-Immolations Rising
Self-immolations by Tibetan monks have spiked with China’s leadership change. Beijing continues to ignore their message.
Tibet on Fire: Self-Immolations Rising
The Legacy of Ping-Pong Diplomat Zhuang Zedong
February 13, 2013
The Legacy of Ping-Pong Diplomat Zhuang Zedong
Ping-pong legend Zhuang Zedong, who helped open U.S.-China diplomatic relations, has died at 72.
The Legacy of Ping-Pong Diplomat Zhuang Zedong
Cambodian King Sihanouk’s Final Journey
February 06, 2013
Cambodian King Sihanouk’s Final Journey
Cambodians paid their last respects to their late King Norodom Sinhanouk at his cremation this week. He was 89.
Cambodian King Sihanouk’s Final Journey
The Vietnam War Meets Isaiah Berlin
January 26, 2013
The Vietnam War Meets Isaiah Berlin
Philosopher Isaiah Berlin presents students of the Vietnam War a unique way to classify key decision makers.
The Vietnam War Meets Isaiah Berlin
OWS vs Kissinger?
November 05, 2011
OWS vs Kissinger?
Calls for a protest outside an event honoring Henry Kissinger shine a spotlight on a controversial statesman.
OWS vs Kissinger?
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