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The "Tongkin incident" was the reason the USA openly started a war against north Vietnam. The north vietnames allegedly attacked a USA navy ship.

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The military draft was the real MAIN reason for the protests.

There was no war in Vietnam in 1979.

LBJ escalated the Vietnam War

Stop communism, preserve the RVN (Republic of South Vietnam).

The "draft" (conscription) is what caused the protests and riots. Under the disquise of "being anti-war."

Resisting communism and establishing a free Republic of South Vietnam was "the" reason for the war in Vietnam.

The Cold War and the fear that it would spread were the main events that led up to the conflict in the Vietnam War. The war in Vietnam lasted roughly 10 years.

The NUMBER ONE reason for protesting the war was THEY DIDN'T WANT TO GO TO VIETNAM (THE DRAFT!).

The Vietnam war was one of the more dangerous wars in recent history. In addition, there was very little reason to enter the war.

the reason was the people in the united states don't want to spread the communism in the south Vietnam

there were many causes of the Vietnam war but the "main" cause was fear of Communism

A Northern victory brought the war to an end.

to prevent communisism from spreading

North Vietnam won the war. They probably wouldn't appreciate being called a "nobody."

No the Cold War was the reason why the Vietnam War happened.

The US Government was drafting about 40,000 men a month to fight the war in Vietnam; this caused unrest.

North Vietnam and the United States. South Vietnam wasn't the main combatant, because they did NOT conduct the Air War over North Vietnam. The Vietnam War had three categories: US Navy-Riverine War; US Air Force-Air War; US Army/US Marines-Land War.

Some people thought it was wrong to draft soldiers to fight in Vietnam while they were too young to vote in the politicians that would draft them. Some people thought it was a waste of time and an unwinable battle, and some people (especially the hippies) were just against war in general.

The split occurred in 1954, and was part of the reason for the war.

Because it caused a lot of dead, protests, riots, arguments, and headaches for a very long time.

It caused millions of people to die.

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