Topics :: Vietnam

Last Days in Vietnam

By Monique Rubens Krohn | Wednesday Sep 10, 2014
A revealing look at the chaotic last days of the Vietnam War, when departing Americans had to decide which Vietnamese would be evacuated and who would remain to face death or inevitable violence.

The Mekong Reborn with Aqua Expeditions

By Daniel Scheffler | Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
Discover the Mekong River aboard the luxurious and eco-friendly riverboat Aqua Mekong, launching this fall.

Obama Nominates Gay Man to Be Ambassador to Vietnam

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday May 17, 2014
President Barack Obama has reportedly nominated a gay man to serve as the new ambassador to the country of Vietnam.

Vietnamese Gays Return to Lunar New Year Parade

Saturday Feb 1, 2014
After being sidelined from last year’s Lunar New Year parade, gay Vietnamese Americans are planning to march with pride on Saturday in this year’s event.

Kill Anything That Moves

By Daniel Scheffler | Thursday Jan 2, 2014
Vietnam - where is the truth?

Gays Seek Inclusion at Vietnamese Parade

Wednesday Dec 11, 2013
A Southern California city is gearing up for a heated debate over a Vietnamese new year’s parade that would exclude the community’s gay and lesbian residents.

Gays Challenge Exclusion From Vietnamese Parade

Monday Dec 9, 2013
Gay rights activists are stepping up pressure on the organizers of a Vietnamese new year parade in Orange County to allow them to march.

Vietnam Legalizes Same-Sex Weddings, Not Marriage

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Nov 13, 2013
Vietnam’s government is now allowing same-sex couples to hold wedding ceremonies, giving them the right to live together. Gay marriage, however, remains illegal.

Hundreds Support Gay Marriage in Vietnam

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Oct 28, 2013
Hundreds of supporters came out on Sunday to support gay marriage via a staged wedding in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Gay Vietnamese-American Group Barred From Parade

Friday Mar 15, 2013
A Southern California city is reviewing its rules after a gay Vietnamese-American group was excluded from February’s annual Tet Parade in Little Saigon.