Classic Archives: The Gulf of Tonkin con job and other covered up facts by mainstream media and historians
From Howard Zinn’s People’s History of the United States—
THE IMPOSSIBLE VICTORY: VIETNAM
From 1964 to 1972, the wealthiest and most powerful nation in the history of the world made a maximum military effort, with everything short of atomic bombs, to defeat a nationalist revolutionary movement in a tiny, peasant country-and failed. When the United States fought in Vietnam, it was organized modern technology versus organized human beings, and the human beings won.