United States during the American War in Vietnam Question 1: If you were transported back to 1967 and asked to advise a young African-American on his “responsibilities”; to defend to the United
States during the American War in Vietnam, what would you have said?
Use historical examples and from your readings to make your points.
Question 2: In your understanding of history, have American capitalism provided the United States and the world with stability and an overall higher standard
of living? Use historical examples from lectures and from your readings to make your points. The Vietnam War was a long, costly and divisive conflict that pitted the communist government of North Vietnam against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States.