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Thomas Hayes discusses his time ministering to deserters of the Vietnam War

BROADCAST: Jan. 20, 1970 | DURATION: 00:42:41

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An Episcopal priest, Thomas Hayes, talks about the Vietnam War deserters who fled to Stockholm. Unlike Canada, Sweden offered asylum and publicly welcomed resisters. According to Thomas, the men who went to Stockholm worked jobs and some took classes. Thomas also explained that the deserters never put down those who were fighting in the war.