Daily Archives: April 26, 2016

Views on Vietnam: The irony of the LBJ Library Vietnam War Summit

By Robert F. Turner – Special to the American-Statesman The LBJ Library and the University of Texas are holding the Vietnam War Summit this week, bringing to Austin former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, current Secretary of State John Kerry … Continue reading

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Views on Vietnam: Racism and the Vietnam summit

By Paul Woodruff – Special to the American-Statesman http://www.mystatesman.com/news/news/opinion/views-on-vietnam-racism-and-the-vietnam-summit/nrBn4/ The Vietnam Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library claims to be an unvarnished look at the Vietnam War. But in fact its design reflects the same racist myopia as the war … Continue reading

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US presses Vietnam on detentions ahead of Obama visit

BY MATTHEW PENNINGTON Associated Press http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article73804067.html WASHINGTON. The United States pressed Vietnam Monday over a recent spate of detentions of government critics and pushed for other progress on human rights ahead of a visit next month by President Barack Obama. … Continue reading

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