Utah, the Anti-Vietnam War Movement, and the University of Utah
Utah Historical Quarterly
Salt Lake City, UT
Utah Historical Society
The article explores the history of the anti-Vietnam War movement in Utah and student demonstrations at the University of Utah. The author reflects on the organization of groups such as Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), the United Front to End the War, and Vietnam Veterans Against the War. Topics discussed include university administration recognition and community concerns over SDS, the murder of students at Kent State University, and demonstrations such as rallies, sit-ins, and teach-ins. Other topics include the radicalism of SDS, protest marches, and mass media coverage.