LB: Being an actress means immersion into another state of mind, and/or a different cultural and social framework. And certainly
After I filmed Kim in March 1985, (state security agents were watching), she was arrested and sent off to a prison camp for two months. Hanoi authorities were planning for tenth anniversary celebrations of their victory on April 30. They wanted a clean Ho Chi Minh City, free of the embarrassment of the street kids they were doing nothing to assist.
The journalists were assassinated on American soil, one after another.
I had my beer and my notebook with me. “Back in the day, they killed and confiscated the land from the landlords,” Quan said
Mekong River, Vietnam Sapa, Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam My country put the Vietnamese people through a hell that should
In 1954 the Vietnamese won a decisive battle against the French at Dien Bien Phu. Ho Chi Minh went to Geneva for peace talks
Traveling through Vietnam during the latter half of April 2015 with a group of erstwhile antiwar activists, I was struck by the transformation of what was once an impoverished, war-devastated peasant society into a modern nation.
Within months, tens of thousands of U.S. forces were committed to battle on the ground and in the air. But by the time the Army joined the fight in substantial numbers, I was off active duty, in the Reserves and most of the way through my six-year military obligation.