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Protest Efforts and the Vietnam War: Contemporary Resources

Historical information on protests during the Vietnam War

African Americans Protest the War

African Americans Protest the  Vietnam War

Cox, S. (2017). The Anti-Vietnam war movement in 39 photos. Retrieved from

For many African Americans there was an inextricable link between the anti-war movement and the Civil Rights movement. Many African American opponents of the war felt that it was unconscionable to be made to fight in a war against a country that did not cause them any harm when prejudice and discrimination persisted at home.

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