When the American public heard about what happened a year later, My Lai quickly became a symbol for America’s tragic misadventure in Southeast Asia. My Lai exposed the lack of clear mission, inadequate training, miscommunication, and less-than-straightforward truth-telling that had characterized the whole enterprise.
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An item in the newsletter a few weeks ago talked about the most nutritious foods (according to a group of scientists who looked into it). In case you missed it, number 1 on the most nutritious foods was almonds. This time we talk about what might be the least nutritious food we consume: sugar. Is • Read More »