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Mr. Moise may be correct in his assertions about those "many" who did not believe a US pullout would result in a communist victory. I'm not sure about that. However, I would classify these people, in this case, as effected by some degree of ignorance rather than as having a pro-communist agenda. This is scary. It hints at people not appreciating communism and the tactics employed. Polls are not a very good measure of what Americans really think. This is especially true in matters considered important as well as divisive, it seems. The way questions are asked, the people who take polls and statistical results are all subject to interpretation over objectivity. I have not seen a poll that suggests Americans wanted the US Congress to cut funds to SVN--once US ground forces had been removed--to the point that SVN would collapse. I have not seen a poll that preferred Congress's virtual abandonment of Vietnam verses Nixon's promise to SVN's leadership concerning continued (adequate) funds and air retaliation should Hanoi invade SVN. Rob MacNichol Irvine Valley College