Tag Archives: Vietnam War

ACLU: A Supreme Court Fight For Students Free Speech Rights- The Story of John and Mary Beth Tinker

Source:The New Democrat If you look at American political culture from the 1960s and 70s, they have a lot of things in common with the Millennial’s today in the sense that they both have serious leanings on the Left ( … Continue reading

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The Hollywood Reporter: Susan Lacy & Jane Fonda in Five Acts- From Hedonism To Activism

Source: The New Democrat Jane Fonda is a bit of an enigma for me because on one side she’s one of my favorite actresses. She’s not just one of the best actresses of her generation and in the same class … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Opinion- Thomas Knock: George McGovern, Vietnam & The Democratic Crackup

Source: The New Democrat There was a Democratic Party crackup in the 1960s and the debate is really when it happened. Pre-JFK assassination (which should be a clue for you) the Democratic Party was made up of Progressive cold warrior anti-Communists … Continue reading

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Daniel JB Mitchell: WOR News Radio: Senator Robert J. Dole Castigates Anti-War Democrats on Vietnam: 3-27-1971

Source: Daniel JB Mitchell: WOR News Radio: Senator Robert J. Dole Castigates Anti-War Democrats on Vietnam: 3-27-1971 President Richard Nixon was very paranoid about the anti-war movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s. He thought these New-Left protesters were … Continue reading

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CNN: Paula Zahn Now- Jane Fonda in 2005

I think there really are two Jane Fonda’s. The great sexy beautiful baby-faced adorable actress, who is arguably the greatest actress of her generation. With perhaps only Liz Taylor being better. And then there’s the New-Left political activist, that emerges … Continue reading

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TYT Shows: Video: Cenk Uygur: George McGovern on Vietnam

. Just to talk about Cenk Uygur’s point about Senator George McGovern speech on the Senate floor in 1972 about the Vietnam War and then I’ll get into the anti-war movement back then. I wouldn’t be surprised if the speech … Continue reading

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The Intelligent Channel: Alex Cherian- Jayne Mansfield on Visiting U.S. Troops in Vietnam- In 1967

Source: The Intelligent Channel: Alex Cherian- Jayne Mansfield On Visiting U.S. Troops in Vietnam- In 1967 Its great to see the human sides of great Hollywood celebrities and entertainers that Jayne Mansfield was, even if it was for just a brief … Continue reading

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