The Scars of Vietnam
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The Scars of Vietnam

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist   As a baby-boomer who grew up on war…

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Closing the Chapter on Vietnam
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Closing the Chapter on Vietnam

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist   In December 2009 the airliner I was on…

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Vietnam Lesson Endures, 40 Years Later
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Vietnam Lesson Endures, 40 Years Later

  (Los Angeles Times) – Another Vietnam. Those two words have become a cautionary mantra…

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War Memorial Separates Dead by Race, Divides Southern City
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War Memorial Separates Dead by Race, Divides Southern City

JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated Press GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) — Along Main Street in a small South…

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King’s True Legacy
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King’s True Legacy

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   This month will mark the 85th birthday of…

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Black ’Nam Vets Tell Students War Tales
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Black ’Nam Vets Tell Students War Tales

by Todd Luck Special to the NNPA from the Winston-Salem Chronicle African American Vietnam Vets…

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Agent Orange and the Continuing Vietnam War
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Agent Orange and the Continuing Vietnam War

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist In a 2009 visit to Vietnam I asked a retired…

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Drones: Warfare of the Video Age
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Drones: Warfare of the Video Age

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist   Drone warfare is truly the warfare of the…

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