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As America again makes war on an industrial scale on nations far less advanced, and commits again torture, assassinations, mass killings and keeps secret prisons while all the while trying to hide its dirty hands from the American public, that Turse's book was published in 2013 is no accident.
Pick up any account of My Lai, and it plays itself out in the mind's eye. I hope Tony Kushner thinks about writing My Lai. It would be a great thing -- no redemption, just memory, so we can't forget.