The December Moratorium against the Vietnam War began in New York's Time Square on Thursday evening (11 December).
In the House, Speaker John McCormack, D-Mass, called Nixon's speech logically stated and in our best interests.
NATIONWIDE ANTI-VIETNAM WAR DEMONSTRATIONS GATHERED MOMENTUM IN A NUMBER OF CAPITAL CITIES OF THE UNITED STATES TODAY (WEDNESDAY) AS STUDENTS AND PROTESTORS ATTENDED MASS RALLIES AS PART OF THE MORATORIUM DAY PROTESTS.
At the entrance to the Texas State Fair grounds, in Dallas, opponents of the Viet Nam war read the names of Texas' Viet Nam war dead:
The reading of the roll of war dead began at noon.