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Use this Discovering American History video entitled War Abroad War at Home 1965 to 1974 to study the Vietnam conflict, the longest and least successful war in American history. Learn how the period of greatest involvement was from 1965 to 1974, and because of their aggressive military policies, it became known as "Johnson's war" and then "Nixon's war." Discover the Vietnam war and how actions against it diverted the domestic agendas of President Johnson and student reform groups. Learn how President Nixon proved not to be as conservative as expected in some social reform areas and how he was also able to make a major foreign policy opening to Communist China and subsequently to Soviet Russia. 

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  • War Abroad. Learn about War Abroad, War at Home 1965-1974. Follow the development of the United States from colonial days through the 1980's through the experiences of diverse communities of Americans.
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  • Learn how the Revolutionary and Constitutional period tested the ability of communities to keep their local identities while forging a national one.
  • Witness the struggle between national and sectional powers during the Civil War and Reconstruction. Examine how the weaknesses of local governments contributed to the growing power of national institutions during the Great Depression.
  • See how the tragic events of the 1960's spurred sectors of the counterculture into political activism.
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