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South Carolina / Flag Debate #191590

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 12, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Columbia, SC: Barry Serafin) The debate in South Carolina over the Confederate battle flag that flies over the capital featured; scenes shown of protesters singing inside the capital. [On the floor, South Carolina legislature state senator Harvey PEELER - speaks out for the flag.] [South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Paula Harper BETHEA - says businesses wonder why South Carolina cannot resolve the flag issue.] [South Carolina NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) Dwight JAMES, white MAN - comment on moving the flag elsewhere.]

Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry

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