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Unformatted text preview: middle class and college students-Produced a more articulate and persuasive anti war movement. War became personal for many families Senator J. William Fulbright-Chair, Senate foreign relations committee-got the gulf of tokin resolution passed. Fulbright changed his mind and was a severe critic of war and wrote arrogance of power 1966. There was never a declaration of war by congress Opposition to war became huge. LBJ hated. Opposition to the opposition- Protest moved to a more militant fashion-refusal to go to war. My Lai MassacreUs troops rounded up women and children and killed 500 villagers. Tet Offensive January 1968Vietcong conducted attack 1968 LBJ withdrew from election of presidentcy...
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This note was uploaded on 05/15/2011 for the course AMST 101 taught by Professor Kasson during the Spring '09 term at UNC.
- Spring '09