History of the United States (1964-1980)
The history of the United States from 1964 through 1980 includes the climax and victory of the African American Civil Rights Movement; the escalation and ending of the Vietnam War; the drama of a gen...
History of the United States (1964-1980) - Wikipedia
Jimmy Carter: Hillary Never Spoke to White, Working People
As the Democratic Party continues to grapple with the inescapable reality of crushing 2016 electoral defeats, former President Jimmy Carter has one request
Jimmy Carter says he’ll attend Donald Trump’s inauguration
He’s one of the country’s best-known Democrats, but that won’t stop Jimmy Carter f...
Facebook Slammed For Deleting Iconic Vietnam War Photo
Mark Zuckerberg is coming under criticism after Facebook censored one of the most famous war photographs in history.
The former president announced he is free from cancer, but what does that mean?
Former President Jimmy Carter announced that he is “cancer-free” after undergoing treatment for melanoma, which spread to his liver and his brain. He will continue taking his regular 3-week immunother...
Jimmy Carter: Cancer is gone, former president announces
Former President Jimmy Carter said Sunday his cancer is gone. Carter said in a statement that his most recent MRI brain scan did not reveal any signs of the original cancer spots or any new ones and ...
Jimmy Carter, former US president, reveals he has cancer
Former US President Jimmy Carter says recent liver surgery revealed that he has cancer and it has spread to other parts of his body.
33 Sad, Lonely And Tough Images From The Vietnam War
War dominated 30 years of Vietnam’s history last century. The struggle that began with communists fighting French colonial power in the 1940s did not end until they seized Saigon and control of the wh...
Iconic photos of the Vietnam War
Iconic Vietnam War photos
African-American Civil Rights Movement (1955-1968)
The African-American Civil Rights Movement or 1960s Civil Rights Movement encompasses social movements in the United States whose goals were to end racial segregation and discrimination against black ...
African-American Civil Rights Movement (1955-1968) - Wikipedia
War on Poverty
The War on Poverty is the unofficial name for legislation first introduced by United States President Lyndon B. Johnson during his State of the Union address on January 8, 1964. This legislation was p...
War on Poverty - Wikipedia
Great Society
The Great Society was a set of domestic programs in the United States launched by President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1964-65. The main goal was the elimination of poverty and racial injustice. President...
Great Society - Wikipedia
Counterculture of the 1960s
The counterculture of the 1960s refers to an anti-establishment cultural phenomenon that developed first in the United States and the United Kingdom, and then spread throughout much of the Western wor...
Counterculture of the 1960s - Wikipedia
Space Race
The Space Race was a 20th-century (1955–1972) competition between two Cold War rivals, the Soviet Union (USSR) and the United States (US), for supremacy in spaceflight capability. It had its origins i...
Space Race - Wikipedia
Vietnam War
The Vietnam War (Vietnamese: Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and also known in Vietnam as Resistance War Against America (Vietnamese: Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or si...
Vietnam War - Wikipedia
Opposition to the Vietnam War
The movement against the involvement of the United States in the Vietnam War began in the U.S. with demonstrations in 1964 and grew in strength in later years. The U.S. became polarized between those ...
Opposition to the Vietnam War - Wikipedia
Feminist Movement in the United States
Feminism is a collection of movements and ideologies aimed at defining, establishing, and defending a state of equal political, economic, cultural, and social rights for women. Feminism in the United ...
Feminist Movement in the United States - Wikipedia
1973 oil crisis
The 1973 oil crisis began in October 1973 when the members of the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC, consisting of the Arab members of the OPEC plus Egypt, Syria and Tunisia) p...
1973 oil crisis - Wikipedia
Détente
Détente ([detɑ̃t], meaning "relaxation") is the easing of strained relations, especially in a political situation.The term is often used in reference to the general easing of the geo-political tension...
Détente - Wikipedia
U.S. presidential election, 1972
The United States presidential election of 1972 was the 47th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 7, 1972. The Democratic Party's nomination was eventually won by Senator Georg...
U.S. presidential election, 1972 - Wikipedia
Richard Nixon
Richard Milhous Nixon (January 9, 1913 – April 22, 1994) was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 to 1974. The only US president to resign the office, Nixon had previously s...
Richard Nixon - Wikipedia
Watergate Scandal
The Watergate scandal was a major political scandal that occurred in the United States in the 1970s as a result of the June 17, 1972, break-in at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) headquarters a...
Watergate Scandal - Wikipedia
Gerald Ford
Gerald Rudolph "Jerry" Ford Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King Jr.; July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was the 38th President of the United States, serving from 1974 to 1977, and, prior to this, was the 40th...
Gerald Ford - Wikipedia
U.S. presidential election, 1976
The United States presidential election of 1976 was the 48th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976. The winner was the relatively unknown former governor of Georgia, Jim...
U.S. presidential election, 1976 - Wikipedia
Jimmy Carter
James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. (born October 1, 1924) is an American politician, author, and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 39th President of the United States from 1977 to 1981. He ...
Jimmy Carter - Wikipedia
Vietnam War in film
This article lists notable films related to the Vietnam War.
According to a study by Martin Novelli, the depiction of the Vietnamese in American war films is woefully stereotyped. Vietnamese civil...
Role of United States in the Vietnam War
The role of the United States in the Vietnam War began after the Second World War and escalated into full commitment during what is termed the Vietnam War from 1959 to 1975.
Milestones of U.S. inv...
Role of United States in the Vietnam War - Wikipedia
United States presidential election, 1972
The United States presidential election of 1972 was the 47th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 7, 1972. The Democratic Party's nomination was eventually won by Senator Georg...
United States presidential election, 1972 - Wikipedia
Jimmy Carter: Hillary Never Spoke to White, Working People
As the Democratic Party continues to grapple with the inescapable reality of crushing 2016 electoral defeats, former President Jimmy Carter has one request