“They Died for Henry Kissinger’s ‘Credibility’: The Real History of Our Vietnam Immorality” & Other Important Historical Articles


Links to Recent Articles of Interest
 
By David Milne, Salon, posted October 18
 
By William J. Astore, The Contrary Perspective blog, posted October 17
The author is a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel and formerly taught at the U.S. Air Force Academy.
 
By Paul Pillar, LobeLog, posted October 16 (from The National Interest)
The author, a 28-year veteran of the CIA, is a visiting professor at Georgetown University in security studies; the article draws on the Soviet experience in Afghanistan.
 
By Andrew J. Bacevich, TomDispatch.com, posted October 13
The author is a professor emeritus of history and international relations at Boston University.
 
Interview with David Talbot, Democracy Now!, posted October 13
David Talbot is a former editor in chief of Salon and the author of a new book on Allen Dulles.
 
By Jon Schwartz, The Intercept, posted October 7
 
By Walter L. Hixson, History News Network, posted October 7
The author teaches history at the University of Akron.
 
By David M. Perry, The Guardian, posted October 6
The author teaches medieval history at Dominican University.
 
By Greg Grandin, The Nation, posted October 5
On the targeting of hospitals during the Vietnam War; the author teaches history at New York University.
 
By Sami Zubaida, Informed Comment blog, posted October 1
 
Thanks to Rusti Eisenberg, Cyrus Bina, and an anonymous reader for flagging articles that are included in the above list. Suggestions can be sent to jimobrien48@gmail.com.  

About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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