Forrest gump project

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  • Black Panther Party

    Black Panther Party
    An American revolutionary party. Founded in 1966. They worked to prevent racism against African Americans.
  • lincoln memorial protest

    lincoln memorial protest
    an anti-war protest in 1967. over 10,000 people attended. the protestors went o to march on the Pentagon.
  • ping pong diplomacy

    ping pong diplomacy
    an event where Americans faced Chinese in ping pong matches. it was held in Nagoya, Japan. it happened because Glenn Cowan and Zhuang Zedong met.
  • Watergate

    Watergate
    Nixon had hired men to \break into the national Democratic headquarters. someone across the street at the Watergate hotel saw people breaking in and called the cops. Nixon later resigned due to it.
  • Vietnam war (Image)

    Vietnam war (Image)
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    Vietnam War

    a war in Vietnam that was supported by various world powers. The US sent 23,000 troops to fight in it. because of the killing of innocent natives the public was very largely against it.