An in-depth account of the hundreds of campaigns and actions that were carried out across Australia against the war and conscription.
Movements_Campaigns – Anti War – Vietnam (1961 – 1975)
Brave Enough to say ‘No’: William White and the Fight against Military Conscription during the Vietnam War
Learn about the teacher’s, William White, fight against Military Conscription during the Vietnam War in Australia.
Save Our Sons opposed military conscription for Australia’s role in the United States invasion and occupation of Vietnam.
Australian civil society groups resisted military participation in the war in Vietnam through organised and nonviolent action, from the late 1960s to the early 1970s.
A personal reflection by Rowan Cahill on a life of activism that started when he was conscripted to the Vietnam War as a 20 year old.