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Black Leaders Summit #154279

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 13, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: John Cochran) Controversy at the black leaders' policy summit sponsored by the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) due to the inclusion of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan featured; scenes shown from Baltimore, MD, of protests about Farrakhan's presence. [New York civil rights coalition Michael MEYERS - opposes Farrakhan's presence.] [FARRAKHAN - makes speech.] [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) executive director Benjamin CHAVIS - comments.] The financial and membership problems for the historic NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) reviewed. The split between black members of Congress with Farrakhan mentioned.

Cochran, John;
Jennings, Peter

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