Respond to one of the following essay questions.
Hawk or Dove?
If you had been alive during the Vietnam War, would you have been a hawk supporting the war or a dove opposing the war? Explain your position using specific facts about the reasons for U.S. involvement in the war and about the way the war was fought.
Historians continue to debate the Nixon presidency. Write a brief essay describing Nixon’s achievements as president as well as explaining the negative impact his presidency had on the nation and why.