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My Lai massacre, 50 years later: Jonathan Berger's opera captures the madness

Jonathan Berger’s opera “My Lai” — written for the Kronos Quartet, tenor Rinde Eckert and Vân-Ánh Võ, a virtuoso player of traditional Vietnamese instruments — takes place during the last hallucinatory days of Hugh Thompson Jr. He was the U.S. Army helicopter pilot in the Vietnam War who flew over the massacre in My Lai. Above the fray, he could ...

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Travel news: Cheap holidays with Thomas Cook book now pay later zero deposit scheme

Booking a holiday is a wonderful feeling, especially in the midst of winter when temperatures are below freezing. However, expensive deposits and booking fees mean that those on a tight budget often miss out on pre-booking deals. Thomas Cook has announced that they have the solution. For the first time ever, the holiday provider and launched a zero deposit option ...

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