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The Bloody End of the Vietnam War

On this day in 1973, the last remaining American combat troops pulled out of Vietnam, ending direct US military involvement in the war following the…

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Cassius Clay Becomes Muhammad Ali, Conscientious Objector

On this day in 1964, Nation of Islam leader Elijah Muhammad proclaims that the prize fighter previously known as Cassius Clay would be renamed Muhammad…

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Honoring Vietnam Veterans

On this day in 1982, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington DC after a march to its site by thousands of veterans of…

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Peace With Honor?

Adding to the dark Nixon legacy, recent revelations have shown intentional sabotaging of Johnson’s efforts to end the war during the 1968 political campaign.

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The Vietnam Memorial – by Bill Urich

On this day in 1982, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington DC after a march to its site by thousands of veterans of…

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A Proud Draft Dodger‏

I have a pet peeve that I want to get it off my chest. I often hear liberals refer to certain high-profile Republicans as “draft…

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