September 18, 1969 : “March Against Death” to be held in Washington

Introduction

Antiwar protestors announce that they will organize a 36-hour “March Against Death” to take place in Washington in November; there will be a simultaneous rally in San Francisco. This effort was led by Dr. Benjamin Spock and 10 other representatives of the New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam.

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September 18, 1969 : “March Against Death” to be held in Washington

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    History.com Staff

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    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    September 18, 1969 : “March Against Death” to be held in Washington

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    http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/march-against-death-to-be-held-in-washington

  • Access Date

    October 21, 2017

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