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The True Origin of the Term 'Viet Cong'
January 31, 2018
The True Origin of the Term 'Viet Cong'
Contrary to some histories, the term “Viet Cong,” like the war itself, was not a byproduct of the American presence in Vietnam.
The True Origin of the Term 'Viet Cong'
Why Southeast Asia's 'Stabilitocracies' Endure
August 11, 2017
Why Southeast Asia's 'Stabilitocracies' Endure
For many, the price of instability still appears to be too high to pay for democracy to take root.
Why Southeast Asia's 'Stabilitocracies' Endure
Can Vietnam’s Military Really Mind Its Own Businesses?
July 20, 2017
Can Vietnam’s Military Really Mind Its Own Businesses?
The debate over the military’s role in economic activities continues to rage on.
Can Vietnam’s Military Really Mind Its Own Businesses?
Nixon’s Retrospective on the Vietnam War
April 28, 2015
Nixon’s Retrospective on the Vietnam War
The former president had much to say on Vietnam and the failed use of American power.
Nixon’s Retrospective on the Vietnam War
From Catfish to Computer Chips: There’s More Than One Vietnam for Investors
November 16, 2014
From Catfish to Computer Chips: There’s More Than One Vietnam for Investors
Some of Vietnam’s lesser known provinces offer real advantages.
From Catfish to Computer Chips: There’s More Than One Vietnam for Investors
Chin Peng: Hero or Criminal?
October 09, 2013
Chin Peng: Hero or Criminal?
The recently deceased communist leader Chin Peng has severely divided opinion in Malaysia.
Chin Peng: Hero or Criminal?
Insurgency and Counterinsurgency: A Contest for Political Legitimacy
January 28, 2013
Insurgency and Counterinsurgency: A Contest for Political Legitimacy
“After promising the world to win the sympathies of the people, the victor must deliver.”
Insurgency and Counterinsurgency: A Contest for Political Legitimacy
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