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Black men fight for ideals that exclude them

...stormed San Juan Hill, advanced through the Meuse-Argonne, landed on Iwo Jima, liberated Seoul and was taken prisoner in Hanoi. It is the paradox: black men, will you defend America? Leave skin and blood in foreign lands fighting for ideals that do...
Juneau Empire Online Frontiers: Vietnam hideaway 7/12/98 cover the 100 miles of bad road from Hanoi to Halong delivers you to another world...the drive is more than four hours from Hanoi, even though it's only 100 miles. ``The roads from Hanoi are still very bad. It's a hard trip...
Visit to a stubborn land

...It has lifted economic sanctions against Hanoi and established diplomatic ties, and earlier...ago, they remain unmoved in Vietnam. In Hanoi's rhetoric, the United States is still...policy, which remains aimed at bringing Hanoi out of communism and into the global economy...
emigre greets governor years after receiving help

...highlight of his 22-year U.S. Senate career. In 1986, Murkowski, then a U.S. senator, led a congressional delegation to Hanoi, calling on the Vietnamese to resolve cases of American soldiers missing in action. He also had a second goal - to answer...
This Day in History

...In 1995, Secretary of State Warren Christopher arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam, to "build a bridge of cooperation." (Christopher...state to visit Vietnam since the war and the first ever to go to Hanoi.) In 2000, actor Sir Alec Guinness died at a southern England...
This Day in History

...Hussein's government to cooperate with their search for weapons of mass destruction. In 2006, President George W. Bush, in Hanoi for a summit of Pacific Rim countries, lined up support for pressuring long-defiant North Korea to prove it was serious about...
Airport monitored for signs of mystery illness

...higher than 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit and respiratory problems. Other factors are a history of travel within the previous week to Hong Kong, Hanoi or the Guangdong Province in China or close contact with someone already suffering from SARS.
My Turn: Robert McNamara's War pushing dubious notions like the "missed opportunity" of setting up a "coalition government," as if the Stalinists in Hanoi were ever willing to share power or negotiate in good faith to that end. He declined to accept and share the blame (along...
Around Town

...are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099. "From Hanoi to Havana: The Rocky Road to Reconciliation" presentation by John McAuliff, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center...
Orphans find home in Alaska

...infant T-shirts, medication for lice and scabies, electric fans and infant Tylenol to an orphanage and clinic south of Hanoi. They also brought fetal heart Dopplers, which allow doctors to check on the heart and health of children in the womb. The...


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