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Ho Chi Minh and the OSS

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Ho Chi Minh’s Viet Minh guerrilla fighters, led by future NVA General Vo Nguyen Giap, were allies of the Americans and given training by the OSS, the forerunner of the CIA, in an effort to defeat the Japanese during the waning days of World War II...
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" We had to destroy the city in order to save it" (1968 TET OFFENSIVE- HUE)
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A "living artifact" of WWII shares his story

A "living artifact" of WWII shares his story | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
A veteran of D-Day says volunteering at the National WWII Museum has helped heal a haunting memory of the war
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PTSD expert on treating vets - YouTube

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Roger Waters: Still tearing down walls

Roger Waters: Still tearing down walls | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The former Pink Floyd member, embarking on his latest solo tour, insists that protest music is still necessary
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A pied piper of patriotism

A pied piper of patriotism | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Eleven-year-old Preston Sharp was upset when he realized, while visiting his grandpa's grave in Redding, Calif., that not every veteran buried there had a flag. So he took on odd jobs and solicited donations to buy flags and flowers for every veteran in his grandpa's cemetery. And Preston didn't just stop at that one cemetery. Steve Hartman reports on the young man's contagious efforts.
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From 2011: A portrait of Gregg Allman

From 2011: A portrait of Gregg Allman | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
From the "Sunday Morning" archives: A remarkable visit with the Southern rocker who found inspiration in the most unusual places
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Mimi Lang: Martin Luther King's Vietnam speech relevant after 50 years

Mimi Lang: Martin Luther King's Vietnam speech relevant after 50 years | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
How can we not listen to words that say, "When machines and computers, profit and property rights are considered more important than people, the giant triplets of racism, materialism and militarism are incapable of being conquered"? (The speech can be read at kingandbreakingsilence.com.)


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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, April 4, 4:15 PM
When we see students who come to school hungry and victims of violence, we should multiply that by the number of children in a province, state, and country. It affects us all.
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Vietnam War

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The Vietnam War (fl. 1964-1973) was fought by the US to prevent the communist overthrow of its banana republican government in Saigon, South Vietnam. Years of war led nowhere. The US pulled out in 1973. Saigon fell in 1975. By the numbers: body count: 1.6 to 4.0 million, about half of them civilians. bombs: 7…

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Lyndon Johnson’s Vietnam

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Why did a president who understood the risks nevertheless rush into an unwinnable war?

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Kent College History's curator insight, February 25, 10:28 AM
LBJ and Vietnam: Mark K. Updegrove, director of the LBJ Presidential Library, is the author of “Indomitable Will: LBJ in the Presidency.”
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PBS Takes a Long, Hard Look at 'The Vietnam War' - Under the Radar

PBS Takes a Long, Hard Look at 'The Vietnam War' - Under the Radar | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Vietnam is the war that just won’t quit. Almost half a century after the war, voters chose between a war protestor and a maste
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Walter Cronkite Google Doodle. 100th Birthday ofJournalist "Walter Cronkite"

The Search Engine Google is showing this animated Doodle in United States for Walter Cronkite's 100th Birthday. Walter Cronkite was an American broadcas

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Crosby Stills Nash & Young - VH1 Legends Documentary

Crosby Stills Nash & Young star in a VH1 documentary from 2000.
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The Arctic Frontier

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Lesley Stahl goes to the top of the world where the next battle over oil and mineral resources is shaping up as the region becomes more accessible due to climate change
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Camp brings children of fallen war heroes together - YouTube

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Vietnam veteran awarded Medal of Honor - YouTube

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Remembering the lost platoon

Clifford Rountree, Kenny Barker and Victor Renza were three American soldiers in Vietnam whose platoon was ambushed in May 1967. Twenty-two of thei
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Monterey at 50: When rock festivals were born

Monterey at 50: When rock festivals were born | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
In 1967 the Monterey County Fairgrounds in Calif. were the site of a three-day celebration of music that ushered in the "Summer of Love"
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Homeless vets with families: An untold part of veterans' struggles

Homeless vets with families: An untold part of veterans' struggles | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Homelessness among veterans overall is on the decline. But researchers see an increasing number of homeless vets who are single mothers or supporting young families.

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The lost platoon: Aftermath

The lost platoon: Aftermath | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Fifty years after a Vietnam War battle, the survivors look back at the friends they lost - and the lives they've shaped since
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MLK's Warning of America's Spiritual Death

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From the Archive: A half century ago, The New York Times accused Martin Luther King Jr. of “slander” for decrying the Vietnam War and The Washington Post detected “unsupported fantasies” in his speech, recalled more favorably by Gary G. Kohls.


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As the Earth Shook, They Stood Firm

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Kent College History's curator insight, January 17, 8:34 AM
'In January 1967, when the First and 25th Infantry Divisions of the United States Army began Operation Cedar Falls, their all-out offensive against the Communist strongholds of the “Iron Triangle” northwest of Saigon, Vo Thi Mo, 20, was ready.'
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Nixon’s Vietnam Treachery

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New evidence proves that Richard Nixon sabotaged peace talk plans in 1968, a move that may be worse than Watergate.

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Kent College History's curator insight, January 1, 10:18 AM
'Nixon insisted that he had not sabotaged Johnson’s 1968 peace initiative to bring the war in Vietnam to an early conclusion ... Now we know Nixon lied. A newfound cache of notes left by H. R. Haldeman, his closest aide, shows that Nixon directed his campaign’s efforts to scuttle the peace talks, which he feared could give his opponent, Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey, an edge in the 1968 election.'
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Almanac: Purple Heart

Today is Purple Heart Appreciation Day. Created by Gen. George Washington on Aug. 7, 1782 as the Badge of Military Merit, the Purple Heart is America'
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Kennedy and Cuba

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Kent College History's curator insight, October 25, 2016 6:16 PM
After the Bay of Pigs disaster President Kennedy created a committee charged with overthrowing Castro's government. At a meeting of this committee at the White House on 4th November 1961, it was decided to call this covert action program for sabotage and subversion against Cuba, Operation Mongoose.
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Bob Dylan: Songs were "almost magically written"

Bob Dylan: Songs were "almost magically written" | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The newly awarded Nobel Prize winner gave a rare interview to 60 Minutes in 2004. Hear Dylan discuss the poetry in his lyrics
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