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publicly burn their draft cards to protest the war—the first such act of war
Attending a teach-in and demonstrating at a mass rally wereprotests against the
Protest to conscription has been a feature of all American wars, since the ... Yet
during the Vietnam War, draft evasion and draft resistance reached a historic ...
Protests against involvement in Vietnam reached the streets of several cities. ...
David Miller, a pacifist in a Catholic organization, was arrested for the same act.
Sep 10, 2015 ... Congress obliged, and the Selective Service Act was reenacted in June ...
Vietnam War: protesters demonstrating against the Vietnam War ...
VISUALIZE THE movement against the Vietnam War. ... the United States
committed its first act of warfare against the Democratic Republic of Vietnam. ...
ships, all members of the U.S. Merchant Marine, immediately began organized
Feb 20, 2014 ... Vietnam coincided with the protests of the Civil Rights Movement and the rise of
... Vietnam was a war against communism: it was a war waged to promote ...
Consequently, the Voting Rights Act was soon passed, allowing ...
... student movement, the anti-Vietnam War movement, the women's movement,
.... Congress passed the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibited segregation ...
In this context, Thich Nhat Hnah describes the act of self-immolation as ... South
Vietnamese government and its war against the communist supported Viet Cong
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place in .... This was the largest anti-war protest to ever have been held in
Washington DC at that ...... April 11, 1968: Congress enacts the Civil Rights Act of