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Indian / Protest #18568

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 23, 1972
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(Studio) FBI arrests 3 of 5 Indians indicted by Federal Grand Jury on charges of stealing government property in occupation of Bureau of Indian Affairs last wk.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Toppenish, WA) Indians often bitterly divided over approach to be taken to bettering position. Older Indians moderate; young, militant. [Suzette MILLS - will do anything to make government listen.] [Chairperson Yakima Tribal council Robert JIM - believes in system; praises Nixon administration Violence is not Indian way.] [John Vigil CHIQUITI - says Indian leaders Uncle Toms.] [Maiselle BRIDGES - says tribal chrmn. do nothing for tribe.]
REPORTER: Ron Miller

(Studio) 200 Indians demonstrate at Plymouth Rock, Massachusetts, today.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Miller, Ron;
Reasoner, Harry

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