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Ted Kennedy Operation Babylift

An Adult Adoptee Decides to Adopt

Dana Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dana Sachs

Bert Ballad, an adoptee from Vietnam evacuated under Operation Babylift, plans to return to Vietnam with his wife to pick up the little boy they plan to adopt.

Operation BabyLift: Ted Kennedy and the Orphans of Vietnam

Dana Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dana Sachs

Many people have recollected their interactions with Sen. Kennedy. I also met him -- in the pages of a 34-year-old transcript I discovered, researching a book about the Vietnam War.