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Vietnam Proj By Rachel & Nicole



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  • 1. Votes on Vietnam How the media affected the different opinions of the war…
  • 2. Promoted peaceful debate not riots.
  • 3. Defending the War World Propaganda Soviet news propaganda depicts Pentagon is putting pressure on Congress to give more money to the war with Vietnam. Soviet newspaper, again, depicting the USA With a label of “Peacemaker” (Shown in the Los Angeles Times in March 12th , 1967)‏
  • 4.
    • Press would promote rallies
    • against the war…
    • -although some
    • were peaceful others
    • included violence.
  • 5. HEROES?
    • Because of the war people were drafted
      • People would try to avoid being drafted
      • And those who were caught were tried
        • They usually went to jail
        • Then they were labeled as hero’s by the press
  • 6. Conclusion The press showed both sides of the issue on Vietnam
  • 7. Bibliography Laidlaw, Angus. “Letters to the Editor of the Times.” Proquest. 24 Aug. 1967. New York Times. 27 Oct. 2008 < ? index=46&did=90401159&SrchMode=1&sid=2&Fmt=10&VInst=PROD& Vtype=PQD&RQT=309&VName=HNP&TS=1225349617&clientId=1125 > Reston, Richard. “US Debate on Viet War Policy Serves as Propaganda Base for Soviet Union.” Proquest. 12 Mar. 1967. Los Angeles Times. 27 Oct.2008 < index=7&did=510309792&SrchMode=2&sid=3&Fmt=10&VInst=PROD &Vtype=PQD&RQT=309&VName=HNP&TS=1224858963&clientId=11 251 > Herbers, Joan. “250,000 War Protestors Stage Peacefully Rally in Washington; Militants Stir Clashes Later.” On This Day. The New York Times. 27 Oct. 2008. < > “Vietnam Protesters Plan Drive to Avoid the Draft.” Proquest. 18 Oct.1965. New York Times. 27 Oct. 2008 < ? index=3&did=95912208&SrchMode=2&sid=5&Fmt=10&VInst=PROD&V Type=PQD&RQT=309&VName=HNP&TS=1224859112&clientId=11251 >