ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 20, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Oakland: Ken Kashiwahara) The implications of the decision by the Oakland, California, school board to recognize black speech as a separate language with the use of "ebonics" to help blacks learn standard language examined. [Black STUDENTS, teacher Carol JOHNSON, Oakland high school STUDENT, teacher Sharon JACKSON - comment on the issue.]
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