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PREPARATION FOR ANTIWAR COLLAGE - by name, name, and name


  • 4 different and detailed reasons why people began to protest the war in Vietnam

Bad example - People didn't like the draft.
Good example - Many people began to oppose the draft, arguing that it was unfair to the poor or enethical to send men to fight an unnecessary war.

  • 3 different and detailed methods people used to protest the war

Bad example - People protested.
Good example - On college campuses, professors held "teach-ins". College faculty and students would meet to discuss and larn about the Vietnam War and challenge the government's policies.


  • 3 descriptions of different people or groups of people who protesteddifferent people or groups of people who protested the war in Vietnam

Bad example - Hippies protested.
Good example - Hippies were members of the counterculture who rejected many American institutions. One of their biggest targets was the Vietnam War, which went agianst their idea of peace, love, and harmony.

  • 2 excerpts of lyrics from Vietnam era protest songslyrics from Vietnam era protest songs

Bad example - "what are we fighting for"
Good example - "Come on fathers don't hesitate, send your sons off before it's too late, and you can be the first ones on your block
to have your boy come home in a box" - Feel Like I'm Fixing To Die Rag, Country Joe and the Fish

  • At least 5 different images that symbolize the antiwar movementimages that symbolize the antiwar movement (the images can also go along with the annotations)

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CYPRESS COLLEGE U.S. HISTORY 170C. Available at http://socialscience.cypresscollege.edu/~lyerby/image/vietnam/protest.jpg