John Kerry Vietnam Veteran's Hearing to Congress. Go to Video Gallery Added May 27, 2014 • Share this video. These are the commanders who have deserted their troops. I would simply like to speak in very general terms. Listen In 1971 speech, John Kerry spoke of the monster created by the Vietnam War John Kerry, 27, a former Navy lieutenant, speaks to … I would like to talk on behalf of all those veterans and say that several months ago in Detroit we had an investigation at which over 150 honorably discharged, and many very highly decorated, veterans testified to war crimes committed in Southeast Asia. John Kerry anti-war testimony to the Senate (1971) In April 1971 John Kerry, a former US Navy Lieutenant and a spokesperson for Vietnam Veterans Against the War, testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee: 144p 240p 360p 480p اشتراک. Vietnam Veterans Against the War Statement by John Kerry to the Senate Committee of Foreign Relations April 23, 1971. As with Clarence Thomas’s testimony, Kerry’s text begins with a metalinguistic move, that of stepping outside the frame of testimony to direct the audience on how to understand his words. John Kerry spoke out publicly against the Vietnam War before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in 1971. Back in 1971, the square-jawed, clean-cut decorated combat veteran, with a … Someone has to die so that President Nixon won't be, and these are his words, "the first President to lose a war.". john kerry vietnam testimony before congress: 4 results. They relived the absolute horror of what this country, in a sense, made them do. Seine Mutter entstammt dem sogenannten Ostküsten-Adel der Stadt Boston; die Familie seines Vaters stammt aus Bennisch im damaligen Österreichisch-Schlesien. Kerry: Trump proved Iran hardliners right, Kerry: We have an off-the-rails presidency, Kerry: US will continue to lead on climate, Kerry: Does Trump think world leaders are 'stupid? Because bullets could easily penetrate the hull, sailors hung flak jackets over the sides. John Kerry Statement to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Vietnam Transcript Audio Video John Kerry ... they would be here and have the same kind of testimony. Show Transcript Popular Videos See all Search: Submit. کد ویدیو; کد QR; گزارش; داریوش313 منتشر شده در 15 خرداد 1397. We fought using weapons against those people which I do not believe this country would dream of using were we fighting in the European theater. We saw Vietnam ravaged equally by American bombs and search and destroy missions, as well as by Viet Cong terrorism - and yet we listened while this country tried to blame all of the havoc on the Viet Cong. 1 Anna Kournikova; 2 Kayleigh McEnany; 3 Tom Cruise Rant; 4 The Masked Singer; 5 Custom T-Shirts; 6 MacKenzie Scott; 7 Nissan Rogue Offers; 8 Sms Text Messenge; 9 Donald Trump; 10 Stimulus Update Today; Top Searches Holiday Gifts. These men have left all the casualties and retreated behind a pious shield of public rectitude. User Clip: Kerry Testimony Where is the leadership? In the 2004 Presidential Campaign, anti-Kerry activists have attempted to blame John Kerry for the testimonies of those OTHER 150 veterans; and have portrayed those testimonies as false and unpatriotic and even treasonous. "Vietnam veterans who had long resented his [John Kerry] false 1971 testimony that American troops routinely committed war crimes." We learned the meaning of free fire zones, shooting anything that moves, and we watched while America placed a cheapness on the lives of orientals. The marines say they never even leave their dead. We saw first hand how monies from American taxes were used for a corrupt dictatorial regime. This morning the committee will hear testimony from Mr. John Kerry and, if he has any associates, we will be glad to hear from them. Fact the glorification of body counts, in a sense, made do. 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