What was once the mark of failure for a conventional army is now the benchmark for success.
Tran Tong Duyet credits the senator with helping improve relations between the two countries after the war.
In a conversation with the Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter, Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges wonders if the era of great journalism that Hersh embodies has passed.
The U.S. has become a country that supports torture, so the fight to stop the godmother of the CIA's "enhanced interrogation" program may be futile.
The neoconservative crusade to capture the mind of the United States did not end with the Cold War but instead entered a new and more dangerous phase.
A male-female imbalance of 70 million has upset big parts of society in the two countries, and the problem probably won’t improve for a long time.