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by Howard Zinn

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Please summarize Chapter 20 of A People's History Of The United States.

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In this chapter, Zinn traces the distrust in government that affected the country by the 1970s, largely as a result of the Vietnam War. In addition, the scandals that affected the Nixon administration, known as "Watergate" (in which Nixon was suspected of covering up a break-in into the Democratic National Committee headquarters during his 1972 re-election campaign), led to Nixon's resignation and to widespread disillusionment. Even though Nixon resigned, his foreign policy remained intact. Corporate influence on the White House also remained intact. For example, corporations that had illegally given money to Nixon's re-election campaign were only hit with very minor fines. 

In addition, House and Senate investigations in the CIA and FBI resulted in a cover up of much of the illegal activities these organizations had...

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