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The vietnam war damaged the us economy severely beyond policy changes, the us also paid a high political cost for the vietnam war the long and traumatic conflict on the eyes of american people, government leaders were no longer credible the abrupt end of nixon’s presidency with the watergate scandal only confirmed this sentiment. 50 ideas blowing up american politics – and the people behind them our annual politico 50 list official sponsor blowing up american politics (and the people behind them) 1.
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