In: Historical Events. As Americans thought the end was near they soon found out that it all was going to begin with the Vietnam War. This particular war caused hardships for not only the financial aspect of the country, but for the citizens of it as well. To put it simply it divided much of the country.
The Vietnam War: Ignorance and Greed - Term Paper - Aweisse
When someone hears the word Vietnam, usually it is in regard to the Vietnam War. There is a long history starting thousands and thousands of years ago. In the past hundred years Vietnam has significantly developed. Vietnam is run by a communist government, and following the lead of some asian countries, they have begun to transition their economy to capitalism.
In: Historical Events. The Vietnam War Before the war, almost all of Americans really trusted their Congressmen, their universities, and other official institutions. At the beginning of the s that trust begin to change as the world around them changed as well.
The seeds of the Vietnam War were sown two decades prior to the conflict. Following the Second World War the United States adopted two foreign policies, which seemed to coexist peacefully for a time. The policies: anti-colonialism policy against colonization of small nations and anti-communism. Little did the United States know that the coexistence of these two policies would soon become a great paradox. Disclaimer: This work has been submitted by a student.