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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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Famous snipers in history

Famous snipers in history | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Chris Kyle, the subject of the film "American Sniper," is just one of the more accomplished snipers in history
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'American Sniper' Makes a Case Against 'Support Our Troops'

'American Sniper' Makes a Case Against 'Support Our Troops' | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The military biopic rejects patriotic pablum to explore war's uncomfortable moral complexities.
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To Eat Dog, or Not to Eat Dog

To Eat Dog, or Not to Eat Dog | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
HANOI, VIETNAM—The practice of eating dog meat has alternately puzzled and appalled many Westerners, launching essays on ethics and graphic exposés on the dog-meat industry in Southeast Asia.
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Singer Joe Cocker Dies At Age 70

Singer Joe Cocker Dies At Age 70 | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Joe Cocker, the raspy-voiced British singer famous for hit songs such as "Feelin' Alright" and "Up Where We Belong," has died, his management agency says.
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Vietnam, the ongoing memory - Harvard Gazette

Vietnam, the ongoing memory - Harvard Gazette | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
For students so young, an old war — captured in a history and literature course on Vietnam this fall — continues to have resonance and to provide “a punch in the gut.”
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Separating the grief from the greatness

Separating the grief from the greatness | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Fifty years after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the telling and retelling of that day has been practically unending. Most of it I’ve neither listened to nor read.
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A veteran photo project that shows what can’t always be spoken

A veteran photo project that shows what can’t always be spoken | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Wars end, soldiers return. Uniforms are folded and pictures placed on the mantle. And though new lives begin, veterans carry their service with them long after they return home.
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Backstage With Janis Joplin: Doubts, Drugs And Compassion

Backstage With Janis Joplin: Doubts, Drugs And Compassion | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
John Byrne Cooke was Janis Joplin's road manager from 1967 until her untimely death in 1970. So he saw a lot of rock history up close — and describes some of the details in a new memoir.
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Red House Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock

I wish i was born before so i could be in this concert. Beautifull version of red house, one of the best blues ever.
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TV Reports of JFK Assassination - Walter Cronkite announces death of JFK - CBS News JFK

Watch TV Reports of the JFK Assassination as Walter Cronkite announces death of President Kennedy on CBS News. NOVEMBER 17, 2013, 10:04 AM|"As The World Turn...
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Phil Ochs Political Impact Assesment

This video is about Phil Ochs Political Impact Assesment.
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A year in Vietnam, a lifetime of memories - Stars and Stripes

A year in Vietnam, a lifetime of memories - Stars and Stripes | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Joe Scholle flew hundreds of sorties in Vietnam as a UH-34D helicopter pilot ferrying troops, logistics and medevac patients from base to base and in and out of “hot LZs” – landing zones under fire.
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53 Years of Nuclear Testing in 14 Minutes: A Time Lapse Film by Japanese Artist Isao Hashimoto Open Culture


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Remembering Joe Cocker, One Of Rock's Most Distinctive Voices - NPR

Remembering Joe Cocker, One Of Rock's Most Distinctive Voices - NPR | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
British soul singer Joe Cocker died last week at age 70. In his memory, we rebroadcast parts of his 2012 interview with NPR's Rachel Martin.
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CBS Sunday Morning 'Band of Brothers' - YouTube

Wounded warriors use the healing power of music to help them cope with life after war, with contributions from Pink Floyd's Roger Waters and cellist Yo-Yo Ma.
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​Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia

​Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
A spokesman for the 72-year-old former heavyweight boxing champion calls his prognosis "good"
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The Simple Thing a Teenage Girl Did for a World War II Vet That He ‘Can’t Ever Forget’

The Simple Thing a Teenage Girl Did for a World War II Vet That He ‘Can’t Ever Forget’ | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Paul Andert was 17 years old when he began training under General George Patton in the 2nd Armored Division. He took part in successful invasions in Africa and Sicily before training with British paratroopers for the Normandy invasion.
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South Florida female veterans remember their service in WWII - MiamiHerald.com

South Florida female veterans remember their service in WWII - MiamiHerald.com | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Approximately 400,000 American women served in the U.S. Armed Forces between 1942 and 1946, during the height of World War II. Three South Florida women who served share their stories.
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Bob Shryock: Lori Lewis celebrates quarter century as Woodbury podiatrist - NJ.com

Bob Shryock: Lori Lewis celebrates quarter century as Woodbury podiatrist - NJ.com | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Lori L. Lewis knew as a Woodbury sixth grader she was going to be a doctor. She just didn't know what kind of doctor.
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Stanley Kutler: Pentagon unwilling to face the Vietnam truth: We lost - Madison.com

Stanley Kutler: Pentagon unwilling to face the Vietnam truth: We lost
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The Pentagon has hijacked the history of the Vietnam War, magically transforming it into a memory to honor and cherish.
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Documentary [VIDEO]: Activist State (1968 San Francisco Student Strike)

Documentary [VIDEO]: Activist State (1968 San Francisco Student Strike) | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

 

The 1968 student-led strike in San Francisco was the longest campus strike in United States history. The five-month event defined the University’s core values of equity and social justice, laid the groundwork for establishment of the College of Ethnic Studies, and inspired the establishment of ethnic studies classes and programs at other universities throughout the country.

 

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500 Greatest Songs Of All Time (The Rolling Stone Magazine) Part 4 | 2014

500 Greatest Songs Of All Time (The Rolling Stone Magazine) Part 4 | 2014 † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † Track List : [00:...
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This Your Chance to Own a 1968 Moskvitch 408 - Carscoops (blog)

This Your Chance to Own a 1968 Moskvitch 408 - Carscoops (blog) | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The Moskvitch 408 is a well known Soviet-era car that was quite prolific throughout all of the Eastern Block countries, adjacent communist republics and some more developed countries too.
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Back From the Battlefields, Soldiers Find Healing Ground - National Geographic

Back From the Battlefields, Soldiers Find Healing Ground - National Geographic | THE VIETNAM WAR ERA  DIGITAL STUDY: MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Veterans' retreat offers respite from wartime traumas.
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