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March on the Pentagon, 40 Years Later

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March on the Pentagon, 40 Years Later

March on the Pentagon, 40 Years Later

March on the Pentagon, 40 Years Later

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The three-day March on the Pentagon in October 1967 inspired Norman Mailer to write Armies of the Night and stirred many to action. While the march 40 years ago cannot be considered a turning point in the anti-war movement in the 1960s, it did serve to galvanize opposition to the Vietnam War.