Anti-Draft Protests

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In a February 4, 1966 edition of his "Byrd's Eye View" column, Senator Byrd discusses the anti-war protests, foreseeing an increase in the opposition as the U.S. prepared to tighten the restrictions on deferments from the draft as hostilities in Vietnam increased.

Citation

Robert C. Byrd. "Anti-Draft Protests." Robert C. Byrd Congressional Papers. Accessed 20 April 2019. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/items/show/314.

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Title

Anti-Draft Protests

Subject

Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States
Byrd, Robert C.

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In a February 4, 1966 edition of his "Byrd's Eye View" column, Senator Byrd discusses the anti-war protests, foreseeing an increase in the opposition as the U.S. prepared to tighten the restrictions on deferments from the draft as hostilities in Vietnam increased.

Creator

Robert C. Byrd

Source

Robert C. Byrd Congressional Papers

Publisher

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

1966-04-02

Contributor

Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies

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Language

English

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Coverage

Washington D.C.
West Virginia