of aid, training assistance and military advice to the South Vietnamese government, but he was talked out of it by Senator. Pilot Randy Floyd attested that virtually anywhere in North Vietnam was a free drop zone. . A Stop the Draft Week was organized in mid-October in which at least 1,100 young men turned in or burned their draft cards in thirty cities, although some burned copies to avoid legal penalties. 93 Robert Mann, in A Grand Delusion: Americas Descent into Vietnam (New York: Basic Books, 2001 expresses a similar view, writing that millions of deaths might have been averted had the American people and their leaders opened their eyes to the delusions leading them progressively.
The Vietnam War - Peace History
Most of the time she stays at home and thinks carefully about what to eat next, because if she slips up the consequences continue for weeks. . The brothers violently repressed the Cao Dai and Hoa Hao religious sects and the Binh Xuyen, a Mafia-type group, after these groups formed a United Front of National Forces and called for Diems ouster in March 1955. . By June 1967,. Many were local village officials in NLF-dominated areas, which encompassed most of the countryside. . Bombing left the tiny nation the most heavily bombed country per capita in the world and resulted in mostly civilian casualties. . Ignoring my incoherent reply, Brother David directed us to a Friendlys Ice Cream Parlor, and purchased me a triple scoop cone. 385 DeBenedetti, An American Ordeal,.