Saturday, March 25, 2023

Tomorrow in
Vietnam History

1965 - The second "teach-in" took place at Columbia University in New York City. The first one had been held on March 24. This form of protest eventually spread to many colleges and universities.

1969 - A group called Women Strike for Peace held a demonstration in Washington, DC. It was the first large antiwar demonstration since President Richard Nixon's inauguration.

1982 - Ground breaking ceremonies were held in Washington, DC, for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Vietnam Quotes

No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.
- Richard Nixon, New York Times, March 28, 1985

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