Simon Speakman Cordall

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/ Mar 20, 2013

Forty-five years after My Lai massacre, a lost generation

Pham Thanh Cong leans forward, his 55-year-old face a patchwork of scars and dents, and explains what's wrong with My Khe hamlet. Vietnamese families are built around a three-generation structure, Cong says. Parents work the fields while grandparents take care of children. In time, ...