Vietnam and the Presidency

  • 2006
  • TV Show
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How the Vietnam War impacted the presidency is explored in presentations and panel discussions at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston.

Lessons Learned

First Aired: March 24, 2006

The lessons learned from the Vietnam War are discussed by former NATO commander Wesley Clark, a veteran of the conflict; Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.), also a Vietnam veteran; New York Times columnist Bob Herbert, who served in Korea; and Pete Peterson, a decorated Vietnam vet who became the first American ambassador to the Asian nation following the war. Brian Williams moderates.

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  • Premiered: March 20, 2006
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  • Premise: How the Vietnam War impacted the presidency is explored in presentations and panel discussions at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston. (more)

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