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January 7, 2021

Protestor Waiting for Nixon

A protestor holding up a sign as he waits for President Richard Nixon to arrive at the St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California on August 21, 1969. Nixon was in California to meet with South Korean President Park Chung-Hee. The sign reads, ‘BIAFRAN-DEAD 2,000,000 BY STARVATION! Why has the World Wide Anti-Vietnam protestors FORGOTTEN 8,000,000 DYING BIAFRANS’.

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