Voices of Vietnam: A Lost Homeland
The Fall of Saigon marked the bitter end of the American War in Vietnam and the loss of a homeland for hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese people. Hear stories of the chaotic withdrawal of U.S. troops, along with heroic rescues and harrowing escapes of Vietnamese citizens. Many Vietnamese Americans today grapple with the complexities of guilt and silence. And their children share the delicate balance of growing up as both Vietnamese and American, and what that means for them in the U.S. today. Presented in observance of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.