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The War That Never Ends for the US Military High Command -- and It's not the War on Terror

January 29, 2018 - 4:00pm
The War That Never Ends for the US Military High Command -- and It's not the War on Terror

In this picture taken on January 17, 2018, a tourist looks at US-made tanks captured during the war, on display at the Revolutionary Museum in Hue. (Photo: Hoang Dinh Nam / AFP / Getty Images)
 
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Vietnam: it's always there. Looming in the past, informing American futures.

We're African Women and We're Feminists

January 27, 2018 - 4:00pm

Many years ago, just before I became a teenager, my mother and my aunt rescued an 11-year old relative who was being forced into "marriage." I don't remember the full details of what happened but there were many conversations in my family about it.
The girl's mother was my mother's cousin. My relatives talked a lot about what her father's relatives were planning to do. Her parents had died when she was a baby and she had lived with them since then.

How Trump's Base Inspired an International Racist Fiasco, Again

January 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
How Trump's Base Inspired an International Racist Fiasco, Again

Steven Miller, Trump's advisor for policy, attends a meeting with Donald Trump and congressional leadership in the Roosevelt Room at the White House on November 28, 2017, where Trump spoke on the intercontinental ballistic missile launch by North Korea. (Photo: Kevin Dietsch-Pool / Getty Images)

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