preview

Chapter Summary Of Chapter 20 By Howard Zinn

Satisfactory Essays
Out of all the chapters in this book, chapter 20 is the one that engaged me to think. This chapter was about the early 1970s. It claims that these years is when many Americans, for the first time, started to hold attitudes that were aggressive to the government and to business. The author, Howard Zinn begins talking about how Americans had, come to be aggressive towards the government and towards big business. Also, thinks that the Vietnam War was the main cause of the attitudes of the Americans. Which makes him argues about the war, which showed the moral bankruptcy of the system. The government fought for what he sees as an immoral cause and it caused the government to mislead the people repeatedly. Then, he talks about the Watergates. The
Get Access