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Person of The Week (Denis Hayes) #128089

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 20, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Environmentalist Denis Hayes, who has worked for the environment since his role in the first Earth Day, profiled; scenes shown that first Earth Day in 1970. [In 1970, New York Mayor John LINDSAY - speaks about pollution.] [Center for the Biology of Natural Systems Barry COMMONER - says Earth Day established environmental quality on the national agenda.] [HAYES - comments on Earth Day and the immediate environmental accomplishments.] Hayes' career in environmental areas reviewed; photos shown. [HAYES - reviews environmental battle during years of President Ronald Reagan.] Pollution problems then and now, twenty years later, reviewed. [HAYES, Worldwatch Institution Lester BROWN - comment on worsening of environmental problems.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:05:00

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