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The Forgotten History Of A Prison Uprising In Vietnam

Long Binh Jail was a prison for American soldiers on the outskirts of Saigon with notoriously harsh conditions. In 1968, a group of black inmates were fed up with their treatment and the war.

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The Forgotten History Of A Prison Uprising In Vietnam

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5 Takeaways From A Surprise Win In Florida And A Nasty Race In Arizona

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Will More Logging Save Western Forests From Wildfires?

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Don McGahn, White House Counsel Who Helped Reshape Federal Judiciary, To Step Down

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