U.S. Antiwar Protesters, NYC, 1967. "In mid-1960s’ America, a majority supported President Johnson and his policies in Vietnam. Opposition to the war had been growing . . . slowly . . . and by 1967, reached a tipping point following large antiwar protest marches in New York City, San Francisco, Washington DC and elsewhere. All of the photographs in this essay were taken at a protest march that took place in New York City on April 15, 1967" ( from Howard Lipan ) | Flickr: Damn Yankee
09 May 1970, Washington, DC, USA. More than 100,000 students stand in and around the Reflecting Pool in Washington, DC, demonstrating against the recent violence used to breakup a Vietnam War protest at Kent State University. Four Kent State students were killed, and many others injured, when members of the National Guard fired tear gas and rifles into crowds of student demonstrators protesting the Nixon administration's expansion of the Vietnam War into Cambodia.