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Vietnam Protest

Marines and Vietnam: Waist Deep in the Big Muddy

Doug Bradley | Posted 11.26.2012 | College
Doug Bradley

Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes is a war novel set in 1969 Vietnam. The book presents a very real look into the misery endured by United States Marines during the war.

Dylan, Death and the Ia Drang Valley

Doug Bradley | Posted 11.25.2012 | College
Doug Bradley

As the author described his experience wounded in the dark of the jungle, waiting for either help or death, I could not help but wonder what was going through his head after he had accepted his imminent fate.

The Music, Media and Mayhem of Vietnam

Doug Bradley | Posted 11.19.2012 | College
Doug Bradley

As a Vietnam veteran, I am convinced that we will argue about Vietnam until all of us baby boomers are dead and gone. But there is a way to cut through all the commotion, and that's though music.

Notes from the Occupation

Sue VanDerzee | Posted 12.10.2011 | New York
Sue VanDerzee

This lack of need to see into the future, to have "goals" as defined by pundits, seems no real hindrance to those who are part of the demonstration. This is something different. This is the active creation of community.

When U.S. Activist Set Himself on Fire to Protest a War

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

41 years ago this month, Norman Morrison, a Quaker from Baltimore handed his infant daughter off to a bystander, doused himself with kerosene and set himself ablaze under Robert McNamara's window at the Pentagon.