1968: The Heart of the Matter





Vietnam: A Working Class War
Saturday, September 22,  @ 9:00 am to 2:30 pm, at the CCAC Allegheny Campus and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

The goal of this program is to provide an opportunity for the present generation of young people, students, elders, and members of the larger Pittsburgh community to learn from and dialogue with those whose lives and politics were profoundly impacted by the Vietnam War. The program will include three panels:

  • Vietnam veterans
  • Anti-war resisters
  • Representatives from the Vietnamese community

It will conclude with a procession to and ceremony at the Vietnam War Memorial on the North Shore honoring T.J. McGarvey and the Pittsburgh Building Trades who built the memorial with donated labor.


CCAC Allegheny Campus
Foerster Student Services Center Auditorium
View Map: 808 Ridge Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA  15212

Tickets cost $25 for the general public; $10 for veterans, active military personnel and students.
All attendees will receive a continental breakfast and boxed lunch.

For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.

Co-sponsored by the Battle of Homestead Foundation, the Pennsylvania Labor History Society, and CCAC Allegheny Campus