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Washington, DC / Protests / Money Conferences / World Bank and IMF #191654

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 16, 2000
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Sciutto) The clash between protesters and Washington, DC, police featured; scenes shown of the unrest outside the meeting site for the World Bank and IMF and of some peaceful demonstrations. [Protester Liz PIERCE - comments.] [Protest organizer Han SHAN - assesses the "insidiousness" of these institutions.] [Washington Metropolitan Police Department Chief Charles RAMSEY - reasserts the police goals.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Washington: Martha Raddatz) Today's protests as compared to those of the past (the 1960s and 1970s) examined; scenes shown from these protests against world poverty. [Protester David MILLER - says the demonstration process has changed.] [Campaign for Labor Rights Emily LaBARBERA-TWAROG, Rainforest Action Network Shannon WRIGHT - cite the goals.] The use of the Internet explained.

Reporter(s):
Raddatz, Martha;
Sciutto, Jim;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:04:50

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