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Vietnam a Half Century after the Gulf of Tonkin
Robert S. McElvaine
A look at Vietnam today makes plain just how mistaken and tragic the American venture into war there was. First, though, a brief summary of how the decisive turn into that disastrous mistake a half century ago occurred.
Congressional Contrarians Pay a Political Price for Their Dissent, but Are Often Vindicated by History
Author, 'The Political Bible of Humorous Quotations from Ameri...
As 1952 and 1956 Democratic presidential nominee Adlai E. Stevenson reminds us: "All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions."
Democrats and War Escalation
Author, 'War Made Easy: How Presidents and Pundits Keep Spinni...
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