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Appreciation for the United States

Reader comment on item: Harvard's Communist Uprising, 50 Years Later

Submitted by Linda, Apr 9, 2019 at 12:35

Thanks for this interesting look back at this event. Your comment regarding your experiences overseas and being the reason for your appreciation of our country hit home. By the time I was eighteen; I had lived in Europe and the Far East. I too had that same appreciation you did for our country. I had numerous debates with others about Vietnam and Communism. I shiver when I think of the turn our country could have taken under the circumstances of that time. I shiver when I think about the efforts of those now to steer us towards socialism.

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