Vietnam

movies

There Will Never Be Another War Movie Like 'Apocalypse Now'

In the 40 years since Francis Ford Coppola's groundbreaking film came out, Hollywood has given up on capturing the depravity of war.
Paul Thompson
8.16.19
Recipe

Vietnamese Clam Pizza Recipe

Frank Pepe isn't the only guy in town who can sling a clam pie.
Dennis Ngo
5.20.19
coffee

Sahra Nguyen Wants to Change the Trajectory of Vietnamese Coffee

“I wanted to show people that there's so much more to Vietnam than instant coffee.”
Bettina Makalintal
4.8.19
kim jong-un

The Hanoi summit will last two days. It took Kim longer than that just to get there.

Kim Jong Un’s 21-carriage, bulletproof, khaki-green train has a top speed of just 38 mph.
David Gilbert
2.26.19
NORTH KOREA

Trump claims his “bold new diplomacy” stopped a "major war" with North Korea

"It was his game of chicken with 'Little Rocket Man' that nearly started a war."
David Gilbert
2.6.19
Bone spurs

Trump's "bone spurs" to avoid Vietnam were bogus, say podiatrist's daughters

It was family lore that the doc had done it as a favor to Fred Trump
Alex Lubben
12.26.18
space weather

A Giant Sun Storm During the Vietnam War Likely Exploded Dozens of Mines

“The extreme space weather events of early August 1972 had significant impact on the US Navy, which have not been widely reported.”
Becky Ferreira
11.8.18
South Carolina shooting

Everything we know about the gunman who opened fire on South Carolina police officers

Emma Ockerman
10.4.18
Facebook

Vietnam keeps throwing people in jail for their Facebook posts

“Hanoi is giving the world a preview of what's to come, as their Orwellian control further extends onto social media.”
David Gilbert
9.28.18
Munchies

Saigon's Food Scene Is Being Transformed by the Returning Vietnamese Diaspora

Vietnamese expats, known as Viet Kieu, are returning to the city in droves—which has been great news for its food scene.
Dan Q. Dao
9.27.18
politics

John McCain's Good Intentions Couldn't Save America

The central tragedy of McCain's career is that his crusades resulted in little lasting change and his principles were ignored by the party he spent his life supporting.
Harry Cheadle
8.26.18
Facebook

Vietnam's government just jailed an activist for 20 years based on his Facebook posts

“Criminalizing peaceful activism and the use of Facebook is a violation of human rights and civil liberties."
David Gilbert
8.17.18
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