WASHINGTON — At about 5:15 p.m. on June 17, 1971, in the Oval Office, the president ordered a crime: “I want it implemented on a thievery basis. Goddamn it, get in and get those files. Blow the safe and get it.”
Montana State University Billings is organizing a trip to Vietnam that the public may join.
I turned 20 years old sitting at a light table in a bright white building at a sprawling U.S. Air Force base in Saigon, South Vietnam. I was assigned to a reconnaissance unit, where my job was to select bombing targets in Cambodia. Then, as now, Cambodia did not have much in the way of tradi…
“Missing and the Forgotten,” one of J.L. Wooden's best known images, toured the U.S. in the exhibit, “As Seen By Both Sides: American and Vietnamese Artists Look at the War.”