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American Experience; Nixon; Brown speech on Nixon policy

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11/04/1969

Sam Brown of Vietnam Moratorium Committee issues statement from Mobilization on Nixon, "Nixon has given resuscitation to LBJ's war policy..."


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Series
American Experience
Program
Nixon
Program Number

302

Title

Brown speech on Nixon policy

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

In this three-hour presentation, Richard Nixon's life and political career are reassessed primarily by those who knew him best. The program chronicles his life from boyhood in Yorba Linda, California, through his days as a young Congressman to his presidency where he astounded the nation with his foreign policy initiatives and then left office in disgrace.

Duration

00:02:14

Asset Type

Stock footage

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Vietnam Moratorium, 1969
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--United States
Brown, Sam, 1943-
United States--Politics and government
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
United States--Foreign relations--Asia
Vietnamization
Locations
Washington, DC
Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Contributors
Brown, Sam, 1943- (Speaker)
Publication Information
ABC News VideoSource
Rights Summary

Footage courtesy of ABC News Rights Holder: ABC News VideoSource (http://abcnews.go.com)

Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Nixon; Brown speech on Nixon policy,” 11/04/1969, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F9BE36B961AE4B0CB0E7B88C8004A81F.
MLA: “American Experience; Nixon; Brown speech on Nixon policy.” 11/04/1969. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F9BE36B961AE4B0CB0E7B88C8004A81F>.
APA: American Experience; Nixon; Brown speech on Nixon policy. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F9BE36B961AE4B0CB0E7B88C8004A81F
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