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Video Clip: Senator John McCain on the Legacies of the Vietnam War


Senator John McCain (R-AZ) talked about the legacies of the Vietnam War. He discussed the build up to the conflict, the impact on society, and the draft.

3 minutes


  • Demonstation
  • Draft
  • Gulf Of Tonkin Resolution
  • Hanoi
  • Lottery
  • Lyndon Johnson
  • Vietnam War

Additional Resources

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