Ken Burns: Worse for Vietnam than Agent Orange, Part Two

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Yesterday we started explaining why Ken Burns’s new documentary on Vietnam rewrites history and totally sucks. Today we conclude the saga. So what happened to...

Donald Trump Jr., Skittles and ISIS's Captured Syrian Passports

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The latest vapid uproar of campaign 2016 involves Donald Trump Jr. posting a tweet that "Compared Syrian Refugees to Poisoned Skittles," according to an...

ExxonMobil, Rex Tillerson and the Dictator Who Accused a Cat of...

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There are plenty of grounds to question Donald Trump’s nomination of ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be secretary of state, but so far people...

Genocide Threat in South Sudan, Thanks to George Clooney, Nicholas Kristof...

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While world attention is focused on Aleppo, outgoing U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warns in an op-ed published by Newsweek that there's a real threat...

Note to Bill Clinton Spokesman: Thanks for your comments

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I had a story yesterday in Fusion about the Clinton Foundation’s programs in Colombia, where it brags about helping the poor but, as I...

Six Questions for Charles Ortel about the Shady University that paid...

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We’ve heard a lot about problems surrounding Trump University, which sounds like a pretty big scam. We’ve heard a lot less about Baltimore-based Laureate...

The Life and Times of a South Vietnamese Special Police Officer,...

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Ever the idealist, Lê Xuân Nhuận refused to participate in Nguyễn Cao Kỳ’s plot to seize power from his running mate Nguyễn Văn Thiệu....

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, aided by assorted Florida Loony Tunes, promotes regime...

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Florida congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, you may recall, was forced to resign as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee when hacked documents showed she...

A Washington Babylon Listicle: Seven Reasons Not to Read 1984 under...

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By the time the book came out in 1949, the Cold War was at its height. The book therefore proved popular. It was almost...

The Bunker: Command Center Of JFK Assassination Or Merely The World’s...

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During the 1968-69 school year, I attended preschool at the Dallas Health and Science Museum in Fair Park. I didn't know it at the time,...