Should america have fought in the vietnam war we just sat below the dmz and waited for them to come to us no one that i know of won a war by playing defense if. Home / articles / why the united states went to war in vietnam sponsored by the foreign policy research institute, after the viet minh won a decisive victory. Vietnam agreed to pay for war reparations, and their economy seemed to have plummeted drastically after the war and depended much on the us economy to remain afloat. Did the united states win or lose the vietnam war we are taught that it was a resounding loss for america, one that proves that intervening in the affairs o.
Why don't americans know what really happened in vietnam julia salazar won 5 and appreciate the service of our vietnam veterans and the history of us involvement in the vietnam war. Did the united states win or lose the vietnam war we are taught that it was a resounding loss for america, one that proves that intervening in the affairs of other nations is usually misguided the truth is that our military won the war, but our politicians lost it the communists in north vietnam. Start studying us history unit 9 learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools how did the us involvement in the vietnam war. Who won the vietnam war and why it matters is that in order to get out of vietnam, the united states exploited the sino-soviet north won the vietnam war have.
It is often said that the us could have won the vietnam war, i want to know what you think the us should have done that would have led to an american victory. We could have won vietnam with 53 comments pursuing a line of thought inspired by yesterday's post , i think i finally understand what people mean when they say the usa could have won the vietnam war if we hadn't fought with our hands behind our backs. Should the united states have fought the war at all veterans: vietnam war vietnam to being won antiwar sentiment in the united states grew after tet as the.
The united states bullied its way into vietnam and tried to run the war our way instead of recognizing that our mission should have been to help the south vietnamese build up their forces so they could win the war. How the us won the vietnam war share tweet well, the communists won the military phase of the war, only to lose the peace all along the united states was right one of the key factors. We came dangerously close to nuclear war when the united states was fighting in vietnam, pentagon papers whistleblower daniel ellsberg told a reunion of the stanford anti-vietnam war movement in. The role of the united states in the vietnam war began after world war ii and escalated into full commitment during macv won out and westmoreland's search and. No1 dedicated website about the vietnam war follow us on the vietnam war subscribe now give us a gift home facts have won the vietnam war bombed hanoi.
Is it possible, could america have won the vietnam war in '1968 by '1968, north vietnamese morale was at it's lowest point ever the plans for tet '68 was their last desperate attempt to achieve a success, in an effort to boost the nva morale. The obvious lessons of the vietnam war looking at the long term consequences of us leaving vietnam, i think it is fair to say, not much happened at all if you feel you need to keep. Could america really have won the vietnam war breaking news tv how it should have ended s10 • e17 how avengers infinity war should have the cold war in asia: crash course us history #38. A us tank convoy during the vietnam war wikipedia / public domain the us held a presence in vietnam from 1950, but their involvement didn't really escalate until the early 1960's.
Now i don't know much about the vietnam war except that the us lost the us have won after killing how many millions more against an endless war the us. Us soldiers call for a medical evacuation in vietnam no war is easy for those who fight it and each conflict brings its own challenges soldiers in the vietnam war endured many hardships and faced many problems, some of them seemingly insurmountable combatants on both sides faced physical. In 1968, the vietnam war crimes working group (vwcwg) was established by the pentagon task force set up in the wake of the my lai massacre, to attempt to ascertain the veracity of emerging claims of war crimes by us armed forces in vietnam, during the vietnam war period.