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Person of The Week (Tom Hayden) #116804

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 15, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Delegate to Democrat conv., Tom Hayden, profiled. [HAYDEN - talks about his anger in 1960s.] Scenes shown from Democrat conv. in Chicago, Illinois, in 1968; Hayden's role in anti-Vietnam war demonstrations recalled. [HAYDEN - comments.] Arrest and trial of "Chicago Seven" recalled; photos shown. [HAYDEN - says his generation felt they could change the world.] Hayden's role in Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) and as anti-war activist recalled; scenes shown. [HAYDEN - comments on political process.] Hayden's career as California political noted. [California assembly speaker pro tem Mike ROOS - talks about Hayden.] [HAYDEN - says United States has become more mature.] [Representative Chester ATKINS, Chicago alderman David ORR - discuss political system.] [ROOS - talks about issues that Hayden confronts.] Hayden's family life with wife Jane Fonda detailed; photos shown. [HAYDEN - talks about working within political system.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:04:40

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