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HANOI, Vietnam - Two Boeing 777s. Two incredibly rare aviation disasters. And one airline.In what appears to be a mind-boggling coincidence...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/chris-brummitt/2014-07-17
Richard Malcom Fraser

...Spokane, Washington. He graduated from West Anchorage High School in 1964. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War from 1966 until being honorably discharged in 1970. He graduated from Eastern Washington University with a degree in industrial...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171777944
What others say: Is Baghdad the next Saigon?

...Pulitzer Prize in 1966 for his reporting from Vietnam. In spring 1975, Arnett witnessed the...admits that "crucial differences separate Vietnam and Iraq," most notably the existence...by European diplomats 100 years ago." Vietnam doesn't suffer from that internal struggle...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-07/what-others-say-is-baghdad-the-ne
Opinion
What others say: Old enough to know better, do better

...many of you what high school graduates received along with their diploma from 1969-72 (for many, a one-way ticket to Vietnam).As a society and a community, we need to reassess treating our youth with kid gloves so often and for so long. They're...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-08/what-others-say-old-enough-to-kno
Opinion
Fourth of July in Kenai

...as "Flander's Fields.""(Thompson) is an amazing speaker and an interesting individual," Harris said. "He is a Vietnam veteran who writes poems and speaks from the heart."There will be plenty of activities for the kids with a carnival midway...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-02/fourth-of-july-in-kenai
News
Cal Thomas: Our arrogant president

...president believes in his policies even when they are not working.As the late Pete Seeger sang about Lyndon Johnson and the Vietnam War, so it might also be said of President Obama and the record of his administration: "We were knee deep in the Big Muddy...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-06-30/cal-thomas-our-arrogant-president
Opinion
Cross has deep meaning for veteran

...the Kenai City Council for keeping the Veteran's Memorial the way it was designed. As for the cross controversy, I am a Vietnam veteran and also a Christian. When I see a cross, whether on a memorial or a tombstone, it simply means to me that someone...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-25/cross-has-deep-meaning-fo
Letters
Rich Lowry: The 'swift-boating' of Bowe Bergdahl

...reference to the attacks on John Kerry when he was the 2004 Democratic presidential nominee by the troops he served with in Vietnam.Rightly understood, swift-boating shouldn't be a pejorative - it's what happens when men in uniform feel betrayed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-06-08/rich-lowry-the-swift-boating-of-b
Opinion

...with the Stars and Stripes.The United States sent five openly gay ambassadors abroad last year, with a sixth nominee, to Vietnam, now awaiting Senate confirmation. American diplomats are working to support gay rights in countries such as Poland, where...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/vanessa-gera/2014-06-28
Meeting students' needs: KPC program assists veterans

...said. The idea struck him after having a conversation with a 70-year-old student, who was wounded during combat in the Vietnam War. For heroic actions, the veteran was awarded with a purple heart, Pollock said. However, decades later he had no access...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-24/taking-care-of-students-needs
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