Vietnam war

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Do the Saigon twist! Meet Phuong Tâm, Vietnam’s first rock’n’roll star
Playing raucous American pop in 1960s Vietnam, Phuong Tâm became a sensation – but turned her back on singing after emigrating to the US. Now she’s 76 and her incredible music can finally be heard after her daughter tracked it down

Sheila Ngoc Pham

28, Oct, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Colin Powell obituary
Former US secretary of state and highly decorated army officer who made the case for the 2003 invasion of Iraq

Harold Jackson

18, Oct, 2021 @5:17 PM

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Marceline. A Woman. A Century review – vibrant portrait of a fascinating film-maker
Cordelia Dvorák’s intimate documentary about Marceline Loridan-Ivens – writer, director, and Holocaust survivor – captures her irresistible personality

Phuong Le

13, Sep, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Biden isn’t the first president to promise never to wage another war of intervention | Simon Jenkins
Military adventurism has long appealed to western politicians – even those who say they will not meddle in others’ affairs, says Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins

Simon Jenkins

03, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Joe Galloway obituary
American journalist who covered the Vietnam war and was known as the ‘soldier’s reporter’

Michael Carlson

01, Sep, 2021 @4:58 PM

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‘I’ve never regretted doing it’: Daniel Ellsberg on 50 years since leaking the Pentagon Papers
The man who exposed US lies about the Vietnam war urges whistleblowers: ‘Don’t wait years till the bombs are falling and people have been dying’

David Smith in Washington

13, Jun, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Man in Black at 50: Johnny Cash’s empathy is needed more than ever
The country star is not always remembered for his politics, but his about-face to withdraw support for Nixon and the Vietnam war may be his finest moment

Michael Stewart Foley

31, May, 2021 @2:00 PM

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What’s Going On at 50: Marvin Gaye’s masterpiece is still so true to life
The unresolved, discordant elements make this album truly timeless – that, and the fact that too few of its concerns have been addressed since 1971

Emily Lordi

20, May, 2021 @9:00 AM

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FTA: unearthing Jane Fonda and Donald Sutherland's anti-Vietnam war film
After being reportedly censored by the US government, a satirical documentary about a comedy tour in Vietnam is finally getting seen again

Charles Bramesco

04, Mar, 2021 @3:49 PM

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The Committed by Viet Thanh Nguyen review – challenging colonialism
Journeying into the Parisian underworld, this powerful follow-up to The Sympathizer is a political novel that masquerades as a thriller

Aminatta Forna

04, Mar, 2021 @7:30 AM

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'This is not freedom': militarized US Capitol a sign of forever wars coming home
In the aftermath of the attack, a huge security crackdown has left local residents disoriented and prompted condemnation

Lois Beckett

20, Jan, 2021 @8:00 AM

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After 50 years, the Pentagon Papers give up their final secrets
Journalist behind scoop reveals how he tricked whistleblower to get copies of explosive Vietnam war reports

Edward Helmore

10, Jan, 2021 @7:30 AM

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