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The History Lesson

I, _____, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same; and that I will obey the orders of the President of the United States and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to regulations and the Uniform Code of Military Justice.

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Stuck in Endless Preliminaries: Vietnam and the Battle of the Paris Peace Table, November 1968-January 1969


In the anti-war film Go Tell the Spartans, set in Vietnam in 1964, the conflict is described as ‘going nowhere, just around and around in circles’. 2,000 more words

Southern Heroes: Le Van Hung, the ARVN, and the Battle of An Loc

Photo via Freedom For Vietnam

Introduction and Commemoration

Words cannot express the deep pain felt by the loss of our nation, South Vietnam, nor can it be expressed the endless gratitude felt for those brave soldiers who so valiantly gave their lives for a cause that was so noble, and in the face of such overwhelming odds. 3,802 more words

Modern History

Here's Some Artwork/Wallpaper for the Coming Black April Day

Hello all.

I generally don’t like making promises ahead of time, but in this case, I’ll make a exception. The promise is that I will be making a post for this coming Black April Day, April 30, 2017. 243 more words


6 Things to do in Ho Chi Minh

I have decided to offer you the shorter version of my Ultimate guide to Ho Chi Minh in a visual way for those of you who are looking to spend less time in this beautiful city in the Southern part of Vietnam.  Pin it for later!


How to spend two weeks in the South of Vietnam

The Vietnamese Government has recently introduced a 14 day visa exemption for certain nationalities. The question is – what can you see in Vietnam in two weeks? 749 more words


Retorts: What's behind the flag flap?

What’s the old saying? Don’t criticize a man until you’ve walked a mile in his Skechers? The little bit of wisdom applies this week as the Garden Grove City Council approved on Tuesday night a resolution regarding the display of flags of Vietnam on city property. 628 more words