2 16-page photo sections, map, notes, index.
which has been written. A particular strength of the book is that it places the war and the movement against it within an international context. The author's attention to fact and detail (the book is well footnoted) recreate the mood and the political battles of the movement's conferences and debates. Like almost all of the real leaders of the antiwar movement, Fred Halstead, is an unknown name when the antiwar movement is discussed in the press and media.
Halstead recounts the horror of students being shot down by National Guardsmen at Kent State University ( They aren’t using blanks! ), and of the teach-ins initiated by college faculty, then later student strikes that spread like wildfire across the USA. Later, Richard Nixon drew up his enemies list and pretended that he still held the support of the silent majority of Americans.
GIs Speak Out Against the War: The Case of the Ft. Jackson 8 (1970).
Not to be confused with Fred Halsted. GIs Speak Out Against the War: The Case of the Ft. What Working People Should Know About the Dangers of Nuclear Power (1979). The 1985-86 Hormel Meat-Packers Strike in Austin, Minnesota (1987).
Halstead played a very significant role in the movement against the Vietnam War. Some feel for this can be found in his book on the movement, Out Now! He also was a staff writer of The Militant, the publication of the Socialist Workers Party, the main Trotskyist group in the United States.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975. New York : Monad Press : distributed by Pathfinder Press. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; americana.
The story of the Vietnam War movement in the United States: how it refuted . Mr. Halstead was an important leader of the antiwar movement
The story of the Vietnam War movement in the United States: how it refuted Washington's rationales for the war and moilized opposition to it; the political fight for a course that could organize in action the maximum number of working people, GIs, and youth and help lead the growing international opposition. Halstead was an important leader of the antiwar movement. This is an important book about the movement against the Vietnam War by a closely involved participant's perspective. Many black & white photos.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 United States Protest movements. The administration of the site is not responsible for the content of the site. The data of catalog based on open source database. All rights are reserved by their owners. Some feel for this can be found in his book on the movement, Out Now! . Halstead was a 6'6, 350 pound ex-garment cutter who worked briefly as a bouncer in a California country-and-western saloon in the 1950s, when he was on the black list. What Working People Should Know About the Dangers of Nuclear Power (1979) ISBN 0-87348-429-0.
May 15, 2019 History. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Published 1991 by Pathfinder in New York.