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Television / MTV and Hate Crimes #194825

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 10, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Dan Harris) MTV's plans to suspend programming for 17 hours to broadcast the names of hate crime victims following a television movie about slain gay college student Matthew Shepard featured; Eminem video clips shown. [Two MTV VIEWERS - react to MTV's plans.] [MTV vice president Stephen FRIEDMAN - says MTV reflects the contradictions lived by the audience.] [GLAAD Joan GARRY - backs MTV's choice.]

Reporter(s):
Harris, Dan;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:02:10

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