Vietnam either has to change the way it approaches shrimp farming or face the loss of hundreds of hectares of land.
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On the latest episode of Pacific Standard's podcast about how our stories are made, contributing writer Massoud Hayoun discusses an ongoing Vietnamese refugee crisis.
Though most didn’t step foot in Vietnam, some 90,000 Navy vets who served offshore may have been exposed to the chemical brew and seek benefits. The battle is playing out in the courts and in Congress. It boils down to a comma.
Long buried alongside hundreds of unknown U.S. soldiers in the Philippines, Private Arthur “Bud” Kelder is on his way home after a lawsuit by his family.
War is more personal, less glorious, and more hellish in modern textbooks than in the past. But there’s still room for improvement.
The restructuring promises to address many of the problems laid out in a recent ProPublica and NPR investigation.
South Africa debates legalization of the rhino-horn trade to stem smuggling.
Many countries are starting to rely less on foreign aid for their HIV prevention and treatment programs. But the transition can be tricky.