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Author, historian, and US Representative from South Dakota, George McGovern was the Democratic candidate for President of the United States in 1972. McGovern was very outspoken against the Vietnam War, he was supportive of women's rights and the legalization of marijuana. He lost in a landslide to the incumbent Richard Nixon.