49 Years Ago Today


It has been 49 years since Quang Duc sat down in the middle of the street and set himself ablaze to protest treatment of Buddhists by the South Vietnamese government.  Eyewitnesses said that even while being burned alive Quang did not move at all nor scream out in pain.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/picturegalleries/worldnews/7652593/The-Vietnam-War-in-pictures-the-35th-anniversary-of-the-fall-of-Saigon.html?image=1

http://reactingtovietnam.wikispaces.com/Buddhist%20Monk%20Photo

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