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Washington, DC / Gay and Lesbian March #147287

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 25, 1993
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Martin) March on Washington by gays and lesbians demanding equal rights featured; scenes shown from the rally through the streets. [Marchers Connecticut's Tom KRESSLEY, Seattle businessman Miller GRIFFITHS, Virginia nurse Carolyn BROWN - comment.] [AIDS activist Larry KRAMER - makes speech.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) National Park Service estimates on the number of marchers compared to other Washington marches.

(Washington: Jack Smith) The reasons for the upsurge in gay activism examined; scenes shown from the rally. [At last year's Republican convention, Patrick BUCHANAN - makes speech.] [Author Randy SHILTS, United States Army sergeant Jose ZUNIGA - respond.] [May 1992, Bill CLINTON - comments on gays.] Opposition of conservatives to unlimited rights for homosexuals noted. [Former Education Secretary William BENNETT, Ross PEROT - comment on the gay life style.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Boston: Kathleen deLaski) Clinton's position on gays and the gay march examined. [CLINTON - comments.] [Representative Nancy PELOSI - gives Clinton's position on gays.] [CLINTON - says gays should be allowed in the military.]

Reporter(s):
Martin, John;
Simpson, Carole;
Smith, Jack;
deLaski, Kathleen
Duration:
00:06:10

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