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john-peterson's picture
Sep.28.2011
This is a sad commentary. Twenty years of fighting the Viet Cong,The North Vietnam Army and the Beast in the Valley of the Shadow. It lives with me every day. I am so proud of all who served and proud to have been one of them. May they never be forgotten. God Bless America. > Some...
christopher-antony-meade's picture
Sep.25.2011
John Lennon. The "Peace Activist" who supported murderers. In this world there are good people and bad people. There are those who will go out and sacrifice themselves for a cause, people like Gandhi, who almost starved himself to death in protest at the sectarian violence that swept India at the...
andrew-q-lam's picture
Sep.08.2011
Post 9/11, Is Coming to America Still Worth the Journey? New America Media, First Person, Andrew Lam, Posted: Sep 08, 2011 EDITOR'S NOTE: Shortly after September 11, 2001, New America Media editor and author Andrew Lam received a letter from his cousin in Vietnam, posing a...
tim-fleming's picture
Aug.30.2011
Publisher, editor and writer C.C. Bye came to me with an offer I could not resist. He told me, "I want to publish a book that's off-beat, wild, maybe a little dangerous. Give me a short story that fits this description." So I did. "The Barefoot Hero" is my take on what Vietnam did to my generation...
SusanVH's picture
Aug.12.2011
Speaking of EMP, Dean Ellis Kohler, whose memoir I cowrote with Rock 'N' Roll Soldier, received this great letter the other day: Dear Mr. Kohler, I just finished reading your memoir and I loved it.  Last month I wasvisiting Seattle for a few days and my fiancé and I went to the ExperienceMusic...
andrew-q-lam's picture
May.09.2011
Matthew de MoraesGuest contributor to Nguoi Viet Tay Bac - A Vietnamese American paper in Seattle, Washington    When asked about the importance of the “gold boom” in California, one would most likely omit the effect it had on ethnic minorities- especially the Vietnamese living in the United...
michael-anthony's picture
Apr.06.2011
In the Army we have a saying and it goes like this: "I will never accept defeat.  I will never quit...." that's the start of the saying, it goes on and on; but this blog post is about that part of the saying "I will never accept defeat.  I will never quit" and the blog post...
michael-anthony's picture
Apr.06.2011
The sad thing about PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) is that when someone has it, it doesn't only affect them, but it affects those around them, family members, friends, children, etc.  This latest article talks about what to do when your child has PTSD (it doesn't matter if your child is five...
michael-anthony's picture
Apr.06.2011
New blog entry about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and how to prevent it.  PTSD is plaguing more and more veterans, as well as other people.  And this new entry delves into some things that people can to do prevent themselves or friends/family members from getting PTSD.      http...
michael-anthony's picture
Apr.06.2011
 A new blog entry is up about how to market a war memoir.  Some of these techniques are the ones I used to promoted Mass Casualties.  And some are techniques I learned through trial and error while promoting Mass Casualties.  And although the tips are aimed specifically for war memoirs, they will...