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andrew-q-lam's picture
May.01.2012
  A General Remembers - Setting the Record Straight on South Vietnam    Editor's Note: Born in the Mekong Delta in 1932 to a wealthy land-owning family, Thi Quang Lam spent 25 years in the army and rose to the rank of lieutenant general by the time the Vietnam war ended. In Vietnam...
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Apr.22.2012
When Did Immigrants Become the Enemy? New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Apr 20, 2012 Photo of Condoleeza Rice urging passage of immigration reform earlier this month provided coutesy of Duke University. SAN FRANCISCO—Recently, in front a packed crowd at Duke...
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Oct.02.2011
I’ve been a “China hand” since 1978, when I wrote and pushed the first U.S.-PRC trade bill to the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives. I couldn’t have known it then but my ensuring whisker thin legislative defeat was short-lived. Six months later, China and the U.S. changed the...
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Jul.01.2011
Well, I just go the notification from the publisher that my sci-fi novella, The Clean Slate Accord is now available at the Apple stores in: Apple US, Apple UK, Apple France, Apple Germany, Apple Australia, Apple Canada due to Apple installing some new software that uploads e-books quickly from the...
sunny-singh's picture
Jun.15.2011
Days after the Amina hoax came to light, and despite the reams of virtual ink wasted by the media on the story, I have found myself feeling furious each time I think of the way the story unfolded. I got news of the story when it suddenly showed up on my twitter feed, with various activists and...
jessica-anya-blau's picture
May.25.2011
It seems as though everyone is talking about Michael Kimball.  Sam Lipsyte calls him a "hero of contemporary fiction."  Blake Butler says that Kimball's newly released novel, US, is one of only two books that ever made him cry.  And Gary Lutz says that Kimball is "One of our most...
sunny-singh's picture
May.05.2011
Osama bin Laden was killed earlier this week, a result inevitably determined and irrevocably scheduled on 9/11, although there are many who insist he was on USA's radar well before the destruction of the iconic towers; he may well have been, but on that September morning, his fate was ensured.  ...
kyle-scott's picture
Mar.19.2011
This excerpt from my Washington Times op-ed takes some of the themes I develop in my book and applies them to the current crisis in Libya. Follow the link below for the full article. During the revolution in Egypt, the sentiment among most of America’s political and intellectual cadre seemed to be...
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Nov.25.2010
"East Eats West," Andrew Lam from Visual Communications LRN RES on Vimeo. Andrew Lam interview with Marie Tran from Visual Communications LRN RES on Vimeo. Andrew Lam, Vietnam-born author of "East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres" and "Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora,"...
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Nov.11.2010
Verónica Michelle Bachelet Jeria served as President of Chile from March 11, 2006-March 11, 2010. She became the first woman president in Chile’s history. President Bachelet won the 2006 election in a runoff, beating her opponent with 53.5% of the vote. Cristina Elisabet Fernández de Kirchner (also...