American Experience

HW Bush on Policing the World: War in the Persian Gulf

Clip: Season 24 | 2m 21s

HW Bush acted to initiate a war in Iraq instead of imposing economic sanctions, drawing criticism from the American people and members of Congress.

Aired: 10/31/11

Rating: NR

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Women in American History

Women lead advancements in science, technology, politics, sports and activism—often fighting against inequity and opposition at every turn. In this collection, explore films, interviews, articles, image galleries and more for an in-depth look at notable female figures in American history.

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