Assess the Impact of the Vietnam War on the Views of the American Society.

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During the Cold War, many war between countries started. The Vietnam War was one of many wars fought during this years. The Vietnam War started in 1958. At the beginning Vietnam was a colony of France, but they want to have the control of their own country so the fought against the French troops, and they left Vietnam. After this France and Vietnam made a conference in Switzerland to decide the future of Vietnam. In this conference they decided that Vietnam was going to split into two parts, North Vietnam and South Vietnam, but this division in one beginning just was temporary, but until now Vietnam is divided in two. The north side joins the communist party but the south side didn´t. The South side was known as the Viet Cong. During 1957 and 1965 they have some problems with the government and North Vietnam send their troops to fight against the government. After this the war started. The North Vietnam has the support of other communist countries for example the USSR and the South Vietnam have the support of the US, this because the US was anti-communist. The US sent equipment and troops to South Vietnam, because they were going to help them win this war against the communism. When the war started many American people was against it and want this to end son as possible. They were against it because United States didn´t have any trade with Vietnam or something like that. Many people give their opinions about the war in Vietnam. In the next paragraphs I am going to talk about two American groups fell about the war, the two groups are the American public and the soldiers. The first group the American public at the beginning of the war agreed with the fact that Us was helping South Vietnam, this because the president of the united States in this year told the people that they need to go to war and they have to go even if they don´t like the idea. The president ask
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