People always appreciate the peace when they suffered hard time in war.That’s why there are so many Peace Protest Movement when people disagreed with making war.As a matter of fact, the Vietnam War was several wars, but it was not until 1962 that America had their first combat mission, however, Americans were killed during ambushes by the Vietnamese before the first combat mission.
[tags: Vietnam War, Vietnam, South Vietnam] - On April 30, 1975, the Vietnam War came to an end and although everything seemed like it would get better from then on, Nguyen and his family, along with the rest of the community around him, were still living in fear of the Vietnamese communist government.
At this time, Nguyen was sixteen years old and well into the end of his junior year of high school.
Finally, in 1945 Ho Chi Minh had gained independence for Vietnam and began his communist rule.
Ho Chi Minh believed that he would have the support of the United States due to their opposition of colonialism but due to the Cold War and Vietnam now being communist, the United States became increasingly more involved in Vietnamese affairs....
[tags: Vietnam War, South Vietnam, Vietnam] - Both the student protestors and VVAW noticed the racism that was involved with the draft system that chose which civilians would be chosen to fight in the Vietnam War.
The anti-war movement was, in part, expanding because of how the United States was creating its army.Vietnam war is one of famous war which there are so many protesting organization in USA and all around the world that saw what was actually happening to innocent citizens who had done nothing wrong, as a result of unnecessary thing....[tags: Vietnam War, Vietnam, South Vietnam] - “In July 1965, Lyndon Johnson chose to Americanize the war in Vietnam.” Although Johnson chose to enter America into the war, there were events previous that caused America to enter and take over the war.[tags: United States, Vietnam War] - Surrendering Innocence “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children.This is not a way of life at all in any true sense. Multiple Americans were impacted by the war, vast amount of people died but more were injured.Lewis Sorley wrote in his book, A Better War, that the “fighting wasn’t over, but the war was won.” He states, “…the VC had virtually been exterminated and the NVA, which had endeavored to go big time with divisional sized units, had been drive across the border of Cambodia.” The war was winnable because of the experience of America 's military and the amount of provisions America had....[tags: Vietnam War, United States, Vietnam] - Until the Tet Offensive media coverage of the Vietnam War was of mild and positive reports of the fighting.It was a very long and conflicting war that actually started in 1954 and ended in 1975.The war began after the rise to power of Ho Chi Minh and his communist party in North Vietnam....The Vietnam War was one of the first wars that the media was able to take photographs and videos of the battlefield and be able to show them to the general public.For the first time the general public was able to see the true evidence instead of simply relying on the word of mouth from the media.