The Vietnam War

A panel of experts discuss the divisive conflict

Watch documentary filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, Vietnam veteran and best-selling novelist Karl Marlantes, and memoirist Duong Van Mai Elliott have a wide-ranging discussion on the country’s most divisive conflict, the Vietnam War, with James Bennet, the editorial page editor of The New York Times.

The year 1967 saw the Vietnam War move into its most brutal, highest gear. Fifty years later, America is still fighting over the war and its legacy. Watch this thought provoking conversation on the history behind the Vietnam War and it’s affects on the world as we know it.