Vietnam War

What made the Vietnam war a just war?


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2011-01-09 22:20:42
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At the time (the 1960s) the purpose was to stop communism.

In the 1930s/1940s the purpose was to stop Nazism & Imperialism.

During the 1860s in the US the purpose was to stop slavery.

Each era (time) has it's own purpose.

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The former NORTH Vietnam won the war; they are known as just Vietnam today.

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A hot battle of the cold war.

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the war was both we are doing our history day project on Vietnam and it has to be about debate and diplomacy and it is both because we just learned and discussed this in class. Made by; Will S and Brian A 8th graders

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Nukes! Had it not been for the threat of nuclear war (called the cold war) North Vietnam would've been invaded and taken by the firepower of the United States; just as Germany and Japan had been defeated in WWII.

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Communist North Vietnam wanted to conquer South Vietnam; it ended when they did just that.

Just ask to see their Vietnam campaign medal.

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The Vietnam War was much more signifcant for the U.S than the Korean War becuase History made an informative series for Vietnam, "Vietnam in HD". The Korean War didn't have as much gore or communist involvment to really make T.V material.

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