Stories tagged: Robert McNamara
Tue., April 19, 2016, midnight
Opinions from past add perspective
Editorials covered “coeds” gone wild at college campuses, the Vietnam War, a sandpit eyesore and federal tax reform.
Tue., July 7, 2009, midnight
McNamara, Vietnam War architect, dies
WASHINGTON – Robert S. McNamara, the Kennedy-Johnson-era defense secretary, will be most remembered as a man instrumental in sending hundreds of thousands of Americans to fight in Vietnam, and who …
Mon., July 6, 2009, 8:40 a.m.
McNamara, defense chief during Vietnam War, dies
Robert S. McNamara, the cerebral secretary of defense vilified for his role in escalating the Vietnam War, a disastrous conflict he later denounced as “terribly wrong,” died Monday. He was …