The Effects Of Protesting For The Vietnam War
Music also broke up into two major groups at that time. Pro-war, which consisted of country and easy listening, and anti-war, which consisted of rock and folk music. Both types of music sent out political messages in their music. At first the pro-war songs made some of the older generation people in America feel patriotic after 1966 those pro-war songs became non-existent as the number of people who protested the war got bigger. Folk singers started the anti-war music than rock came in, it was a way of bring protesters together mostly played in college campuses and by the younger generation of American’s. Anti-war music was a big factor during this time because it united protesters throughout America and what their opinions were in lyrics, it also showed how confused Americans really were about the …show more content…
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