National Press Club

The Media and the Vietnam War

May 19, 1992

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Run time: 76 minutes

This symposium, marking the tenth anniversary of the opening of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC, described the effects of the Vietnam War on the people and culture of the U.S. Panelists discussed how the media covered the Vietnam War. Mr. Braestrup was Saigon Bureau Chief for the Washington Post during the Vietnam War.