Anti-War movement of the 1960's
By: Joseph Jones
5 Major facts of this movement
-After President Nixon ordered the invasion of Cambodia a anti war protest broke out at a college and before it was over 4 students were dead.
-The My Lai incident where U.S troops killed innocent Vietnam villagers increased the anti war movement.
-Aug, 1968 a major protest at the Democratic National Convention turned violent when officers and the national guard showed up to intervene with the anti war protesters.
-The wood stock music festival of 1969 was the most massive anti war social gathering during the anti war movement of the 1960's