• Posts Tagged ‘Vietnam War’

    Vietnam refugees recount harrowing journeys to Australia

    by  • 07/12/2012 • front page, Lucy-Ellen Steadman, radio, stories • 0 Comments

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    With the Asian century looming, Lucy-Ellen Steadman explores Australian attitudes to migrants and stories of Vietnamese refugees Anh and Dr Kien Cao-Xuan. Anh made the one-minute decision to flee Vietnam to America as the war was ending, and Kien escaped with his family by boat some years later to eventually arrive in Australia.  ...

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    Capturing the smiles of courageous Agent Orange victims

    by  • 07/12/2012 • Evie Madden, front page, images, Lauren Williamson, stories, tv highlights, video • 0 Comments

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    The Friendship Village – Smiles of the courageous from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. Lauren Williamson and Evie Madden explore the work of The Friendship Village located in Hanoi. The village provides care and education for children and elders who have been affected by agent orange.

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    Youth in Revolt: Remembering the anti-Vietnam War protests

    by  • 05/12/2012 • front page, Nicole Rowles, stories, tv highlights, video • 0 Comments


    Youth in Revolt: John Harrison on anti-Vietnam War protests at the University of Queensland from UQ Journalism & Communication on Vimeo. In the 1960′s and 70′s, young people found their voices, and publicly demonstrated against Australia’s involvement in the Vietnam War. Nicole Rowles talks to Dr John Harrison about the role that students at...

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