Ken Burns Classroom

VVAW: Veterans Protest the War

Ken Burns Film: The Vietnam War

Collections: Postwar United States (1945-1970s)

Subject: US History

Grade Level: 9-12

Video Run Time: 9:32

John Kerry of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Veterans demonstrate against the war, including throwing their medals over a fence in front of the U.S. Capitol.