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Washington, DC / Other Washington #118550

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 19, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Washington, DC traffic jams mentioned.

(DC: Chris Wallace) DC's "have nots" featured; lavish banquets contrasted to outdoor dinner for homeless; scenes shown. [Cnclwoman. Nadine WHITTER - discusses the homeless.] Extent of poverty and drug-related crime in city detailed. [Howard Univ. political scientist Ronald WALTERS - says there is a kind of apartheid in DC.] Drug-related investigation of Mayor Marion Barry noted. [Columnist Courtland MILLOY - refers to "the Plan," a secret agenda for the white power structure in DC.] Black-white alienation noted. [Black MAN - comments on George Bush's inauguration.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Wallace, Chris
Duration:
00:02:50

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