How did people protest against the Vietnam War?

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How did people protest?

Early protest
o The anti war movement began during Lyndon B Johnson's presidency
o Students organized sitins
o Civil rights campaigners joined the antiwar movement (MLK and SNCC)
o Marches and demonstrations were held
o "Hey Hey LBJ, how many kids did u kill today?"

Opposition…

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o Selfdetermination for South Vietnam
Nixon had promised the continuation of financial aid and military support to
South Vietnam, but congress refused to allow this as it was seen as a waste
of money and they saw the regime of the south as corrupt and lacking in
support of the…

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