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April 15, 1967 Anti-war demonstrations occur in New York and San Francisco

April 15

April 15 Anti-war demonstrations occur in New York and San Francisco.  The Spring Mobilization’s massive march against the Vietnam War from Central Park to the UN attracted perhaps 400,000 people[, including Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Harry Belafonte, James Bevel, Dr. Benjamin Spock, and war veteran Jan Barry Crumb who marched and spoke. During the event many draft cards were burned.  A simultaneous march in San Francisco was attended by Coretta Scott King along with 100,00 people].

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April 15
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