ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 08, 1972
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(Studio) American Indians occupy Bureau of Indian Affairs.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) "Trail of Broken Treaties" ends. Militant Indians evacuate building Promised they will not be prosecuted and that grievances will be studied. [Caravan coordinator Russell MEANS - says destruction to building doesn't mean a damn thing because Bureau of Indian Affairs has never meant a damn thing. Says Indian frustration has caused no physical harm to anyone.] Indians take papers they say will incriminate prominent politicians in thefts of Indian lands and mineral rights.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher
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