American History 8

As the Cold War continues, the United Staes will find itself in a race with the U.S.S.R. to establish friendly governments in new nations. Colonies that fought for their independence after WWII will be looking to set up either pro-democratic or pro-communist governments and the U.S. and U.S.S.R. will both try to influence their decisions. One of those nations will be Vietnam.

Journal: We will be returning to the timeline by adding the presidencies of Lyndon B. Johnson and Richard Nixon.

Homework: Outlining pages 906-915 and journal pages.