The attacks in the gulf of Tonkin never happened. Would you believe McNamara? Would you believe the LBJ tapes finally released in regards to this non incident? Yet this is what got us fully engaged in the Vietnam war. Now, the attack that didn't happen was not intentional, but it was definitely used by LBJ to get us fully engaged in that war. And the public was led to believe, even after LBJ knew the truth, that we had been attacked. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AaGVAipGp0 Who should be tried for treason? I do not know, but there needs to be a real investigation, and let the cards fall where they will. But given the nature of this attack, we would only find elites responsible.