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Antiwar Movement, Vietnam

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

The Vietnam War coincided with struggles for civil rights and economic equality in the United States. Many African Americans who spoke out against the war did so because they believed ...

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Vietnam Antiwar Movement

Tom Wells.

in The Oxford Companion to American Military History

January 2000; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 1125 words.

Though the first American protests against U.S. intervention in Vietnam took place in 1963, the antiwar movement did not

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Vietnam Antiwar Movement

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

Though the first American protests against U.S. intervention in Vietnam took place in 1963, the antiwar movement did not begin in earnest until nearly two years later, when President Lyndon...

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Antiwar Movement, Vietnam

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

The Vietnam War coincided with struggles for civil rights and economic equality in the United States. Many African Americans who spoke out against the war did so because they believed ...

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Antiwar Movement, Vietnam

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

The Vietnam War coincided with struggles for civil rights and economic equality in the United States. Many African Americans who

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Antiwar Movement, Vietnam

Heather Marie Stur.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1720 words.

The Vietnam War coincided with struggles for civil rights and economic equality in the United States. Many African Americans who

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Antiwar Movement, Vietnam.

Heather Marie Stur.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1708 words.

The Vietnam War coincided with struggles for civil rights and economic equality in the United States. Many African Americans who spoke out against the war did so because they believed...

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The Vietnam Era Antiwar Movement

`Mitchell K. Hall.

in OAH Magazine of History

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 3722 words.

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Hardhats, Hippies, and Hawks: The Vietnam Antiwar Movement as Myth and Memory

in Journal of American History

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 506 words.

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Adam Garfinkle. <i>Telltale Hearts: The Origins and Impact of the Vietnam Antiwar Movement</i>. New York: St. Martin's. 1995. Pp. xiii, 370. $24.95

Melvin Small.

in The American Historical Review

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 0 words.

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<i>Telltale Hearts: The Origins and Impact of the Vietnam Antiwar Movement.</i> By Adam Garfinkle. (New York: St. Martin's, 1995. xiv, 370 pp. $24.95, ISBN 0-312-12520-8.)

Tom Bates.

in Journal of American History

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 0 words.

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Dangerous Grounds

David L. Parsons.

May 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: History of the Americas. 176 pages.

As the Vietnam War divided the nation, a network of antiwar coffeehouses appeared in the towns and cities outside American military bases. Owned and operated by civilian activists, GI...

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Did We End the War? Did Draft Resistance Matter?

Bruce Dancis.

in Resister

January 2014; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 4673 words.

The author concludes this book by arguing that the antiwar movement was right in opposing the Vietnam War. He first considers the economic and political problems facing a unified Vietnam...

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Getting Together

David L. Parsons.

in Dangerous Grounds

May 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 10181 words.

This chapter details the specific actions taken by GIs and civilians at antiwar coffeehouse projects. From publishing and distributing underground newspapers, to organizing major strikes,...

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Setting Up Shop

David L. Parsons.

in Dangerous Grounds

May 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 10853 words.

This chapter describes the impetus behind the GI coffeehouse concept, following writer and organizer Fred Gardner as he and other activists begin building a coffeehouse network in a number...

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Vietnam and Civil Rights: The Great Diversion, 1965

Daniel S. Lucks.

in Selma to Saigon

April 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 15778 words.

Chapter 3 focuses on the simultaneity of the Johnson administration's escalation of the war in Vietnam and passage of the landmark Voting Rights Act, marking the end of de jure segregation....

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A World Becoming

Simeon Man.

in Soldiering through Empire

January 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 9275 words.

This final chapter uncovers a little known aspect of antiwar activism in the late 1960s and early 1970s: the GI movement in Asia and the Pacific. President Richard Nixon’s call to...

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American Internationalists in France and the Politics of Travel Control in the Era of Vietnam

Moshik Temkin.

in Outside In

December 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 9317 words.

This essay focuses on American travelers and residents in France and the ways in which they drew acute French governmental attention in the wake of growing political turbulence around the...

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The Vietnam War

John Tirman.

in The Deaths of Others

July 2011; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: US Politics. 24191 words.

This chapter focuses on the Vietnam War and its impact on American politics and society, along with the American public's apparent lack of concern for Vietnamese civilians in the war zones....

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Vietnam

Steve Estes.

in Ask & Tell

May 2007; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 15869 words.

The Vietnam War era saw an increase in the number of men who declared that they were gay in order to avoid the draft. Considering that the Department of Defense viewed homosexuality as a...

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Thich Nhat Hanh

Overview page. Subjects: Buddhism.

(1926– ).

A Vietnamese zen monk and founding father of the Engaged Buddhism movement. Nhat Hanh became active in the peace movement in his country in the wake of the Vietnam War...

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