LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Understanding the lessons of Vietnam War

How many American soldiers — Died in this land? How many Vietnamese — Lie buried under trees and grass … Now the wineglass joins friends in peace. The old men lift their glasses. Tears run down their cheeks. — Poem written by a former Viet Cong Guerrilla Fifty years ago, in January 1968, the North […]

COMMENTARY: Another feint on the Korean Peninsula?

Last week saw South Korea and North Korea engage in friendly overtures not seen in recent history, amid discussions over North Korea’s participation in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. While that may seem a small or routine issue, it is nonetheless the first official dialogue the two countries have engaged in for over […]