The Anti-Vietnam War Moment In The U.S

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In the 1960’s protest, activism and social change started to take over America. Waldo Emerson had part in the art moment and had social and political protests during the great depression. America was deeply involved with waging a neo-colonial war of imperialism. The French colonists had finally withdrawn from Vietnam after centuries that they occupied it. The Anti-Vietnam war moment in the untied states prove that there were people who cared about peace not war, with protesting, sit ins, and the communication to boycott drafting of soldiers so they wouldn’t go to war. The struggle of the Vietnamese workers, student, and peasants against the U.S. were the worse times. Long lasting moments happen especially the impact it had the growth of anti-imperlism, anti-racism, communism and the PLP. Ho Chi Minh, struggled to drive the French out of Vietnam but when they did leave the U.S. took over or tried to like if they needed to protect something. The untied states where being self-fish and not understanding at all. The United States wanted war and that’s all they wanted therefore the people disagreed and boycotted and had organizations to make a change. It was a hard moment to do with no computers, cell phones, Internet, or the slightest fast communication to either spread the war or get people to do something for a change. This had to be done with voice and making powerful arguments that made people think and join the organization. Protest at first started in Berkeley, California in 1965. These were massive anti-Vietnam war marches, protest, sit-ins and student strikes in major colleges and cities universities cross the country. In fact the Ohio National Guardsmen murdered four peaceful students from Kent state University in Ohio during a noontime campus anti-war rally. Nine other students were shot or injured. Anti-war protests became increasingly violent in tone.
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