Author: Ali Shehzad Zaidi

ALI SHEHZAD ZAIDI teaches Spanish and French language courses at the State University of New York at Canton.

The Revolutionary Spirit

A discussion of the work of the Urdu poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz.


Atoning for Vietnam

Three photographs in particular have come to define the decade-and-a-half-long U.S. military intervention in Vietnam. They show the self-immolation of a Buddhist monk, burnt children in tears as they flee an aerial napalm attack, and the Saigon police chief executing a captive in the street.