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...e (ROTC) students and programs are singled out college students thought this to be a direct strike against the military industrial complex, sadly the fact is most students used these programs as a means to pay for a better education. Resulting in several colleges suspending or canceling credits for ROTC and leads to the cancelation of programs at some of our nation’s most prestigious institutions. The US pulls out from Vietnam furthermore the drafting young males ends by 1973; although several people believe that the demonstrations led to an earlier departure from the war the evidence points to the contrary. While the Soviet Bloc governments viewed college demonstrations as the fallibility of democracy other countries viewed them a way voice concerns. In the case of France and Germany student protests was a means to hold governments accountable for their action.
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