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Chapter 29

Anne Clarke
A woman who was raised on traditional Italian values and as she got older, broke away and went back to school
Social/cultural expectations of women
Anne Clarke was an example of...
This took place on January 30, 1968, the height of the war and the huge turning point in Vietnam
LBJ loses Kronkite and America
During the huge turning point in Vietnam...
This was also supposed to be a cease-fire
Stronghold cities
These are where the VC open fire
These people place weapon in coffins and lead the Americans to believe that they are holding memorials and instead open fire.
New Hampshire Primary
This happens in March of 1968
Eugene McCarthy
At the New Hampshire Primary, this Senator runs for the Democratic nomination
Eugene McCarthy
This man who runs for the democratic nomination is anti-war an nobody seems to know him, however once he almost beat LBJ, LBJ knows "it's all over."
March 1968
During this month and year, LBJ announces he will not run for office next year
Robert Kennedy
This anti-war "dove" decides to run for presidency
MLK is assassinated
On April 4, 1968...
Robert Kennedy is assassinated
On June 5, 1968 after just winning the Californian vote for presidency...
Chicago Convenion
This takes place in August 1968
Hubert Humphrey
LBJ's vice president on the Democratic side at the Chicago Convention
Richard Nixon
On the Republican side at the Chicago Convention
Richard Daly
This mayor brings in the police at the Chicago Convention
During this year, 18 year olds can now vote
Spiro Agnew
The vice president of Nixon
Silent Majority
Nixon spoke for this
Law and order issues
Nixon's polic revolved around these
Peace with Honor
This is how Nixon phrased how he would not just abandon Vietnam and cut losses.
Nixon was known to be this, in which he defends the military
Nixon earns this percentage of the black vote
NBC Today Show
Because Nixon used the media well,he was sworn in on this
White Male Republicans
Nixon's cabinet comprised on these
Imperial Presidency
Nixon's presidency was often referred to as this
Palace Guard
This was the group of people who would do anythng to protect Nixon
H.R. Haldeman
This was Nixon's chief of staff
Berlin Wall
What Haldeman and Ehrlichman were known as
John Erlichman
Nixon's White House Counsel
John Mitchell
Nixon's Attorney General and later head of CREEP and Dept. of Defense
Big Enchilada
What Michell was also known as
Governmet spending
Nixon cuts back on this
Interest Rates
Nixon raises this
Wage and price controls
Nixon imposes this
Dorothy Heights
This was a black woman who fought alongside John Lewis and MLK who fought for Women's and Civil Righs and was head of the National Association of Negro Women
Wage and price controls
During his re-election, Nixon lifts...
In 1972, a large amount of this is sold to court farmers
Oil Embargo
This is the biggest factor of the economic downfall
6 Days War
This begins in 1967 involving Israelies making an attack on Egypt because they expected an attack
This group wants to punish the US for being allies with Israel
Yom Kippur War
This involved the attack of Arab countries against Israel and the quadrupling of oil prices
This raised the prices of bread, agriculture produce, industrial produce, auto industry, and foregin exports
Family Assistance Plan
This welfare state by Nixon fails
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
This democrat wants to replace the welfare state
This amount is to be stypened for every family of four below the poverty line (yearly) and $800 worth of food stamps
Spiro Agnew
As part of Nixon's attack, this man goes after students verbally
To get the Liberals, Nixon uses this
Warren Burger
This man is the Chief Justice
Rehnquist and Blackmun
These two men are also appointed by Nixon
Court white southers
As a part of his Southern Strategy, Nixon wants to..
Nixon attempts to appoint two white southerners, but they are rejected due to the belief that they have...
Nixon wants to take back the rights of these
Fair Housing
Nixon cuts money to tis
Nixon attempts to slow the liberalizing of these laws regarding...
Nixon tries to ______ school desegregation
Voting Rights Act of 1965
Nixon attempts to block an extention of this legislation
Strom Thurmond
This man tries to stop federal school desegregation
John Mitchell
This man helps Thurmond (who is supported by Nixon) to stop school desegregation
Supreme Court
This pushes desegregation
De facto
Segregation in Residential Patterns (North)
De jure
Segregation By Law (South)
This is to be used to desegregate schools
The Supreme Court rules in this year that bussing will be used to desegregate
Charlotte Mecklenberg
The busing system comes to light in this NC school system
In this city, blue collar workers are angry to see blacks intermingling
Judge orders desegregation in this year
Nixon Doctrine
Involves Vietnamization and peace with honor
Nixon Doctrine
This involves the removal of American soliders and replacing of Vietnamese soldiers
Death toll
This increases with the Nixon Doctrine
De Tente
The ease of tensions and thaw in cold war
Name for the program that Nixon applied to Vietnam replacing American sSoldiers with South Vietnamese soldiers
Nixon Doctrine
Name of the policy that declared the US would aid allies but not provide to the majority of troop support in conflict
Two countries Nixon applied Detente to
China and Russia
The village in South Vietnam that consisted of a massacre of civilians
William Calley
Commander that was tried for Mylai
Bungalow Bill
Beatles input on Mylai
Kent State U
student protest over nixon's bombing of Cambodia
henry kissinger
Nixon's secretary of state