It ended in arrests
two people died
- They were deeply divided
It frightened some whites.
He cautiously supported civil rights.
President Johnson believed in the domino theory. He feared a communist takeover in Southeast Asia if the United States left Vietnam.
President Kennedy was assasinated.
Helped older Americans pay for health care -APEX
Opposition to the war was no longer radical. (Apex)
A Communist would likely win.
He was committed to maintaining an independent South Vietnam and to achieving success in Southeast Asia.