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Georgia / Oprah Winfrey Show #107858

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 09, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Forsyth Cnty., Georgia: Rebecca Chase) Controversy over "Oprah Winfrey Show" here featuring audience of all-white Forsyth Cnty. to discuss county's exclusion of blacks for decades examined; details given, scenes shown. Background to dispute reviewed. [Audience MBRS. - discuss situation.] Civil rights leader Hosea Williams mentioned among those arrested protesting show. [Audience MBRS. - debate racism.] [RESIDENTS - attack media's portrayal of them.] [WINFREY - isn't comfortable here.]

Chase, Rebecca;
Jennings, Peter

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