Chapter 160, The Việt Nam Chapter of the Veterans For Peace
Can the planet feed itself in the future as the number of humans multiplies? Food security sounds like a fair enough goal. But not, some say, if it involves the company Monsanto.
The agriculture and chemical giant co-sponsored a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City last month to get young people interested in sustainable farming. But critics are suspicious of Monsanto’s motives,…
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on March 10, 2015 at 8:40pm
Fifty years since the first major American combat unit was deployed to Vietnam, the lethal legacies of war still haunt generations of civilians in that country. Special correspondent Mike Cerre, who served in that conflict, reports from Danang about some Americans who have returned in hopes of making a difference.…Continue
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on March 7, 2015 at 9:19am
Fifty years after the first US troops came ashore at Da Nang, the Vietnamese are still coping with unexploded bombs and Agent Orange.
"As we drove one day through Cam Lo district, Ngo Xuan Hien, who is 38, recalled his childhood here, the constant struggle to find food, classmates who had seizures and…Continue
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on March 2, 2015 at 7:31pm
This insightful film reveals the twentieth century as the most violent in all of human history, with a death toll of more than one hundred million.
"War has a dirty secret: it never really ends. Aftermath: The Remnants of War weaves archival images and personal stories into a powerful portrait of lingering devastation. Based on the Gelber Award-winning book by Donovan Webster, this insightful film…Continue
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on February 25, 2015 at 10:43pm
A Brief Chronology of Vietnam, the United States and their Relations…Continue
Started by Chuck Palazzo Mar 9.
Hoa Binh Chapter 160 invites you to come to Vietnam — VFP Peace Tour, Spring 2015 – Mark your calendars! April 16 – May 02, 2015 Travel to Hanoi, A Luoi, Hue, Quang Tri and the DMZ, Da Nang, Ho Chi…Continue
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