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Rusk / Career / Rockefeller Foundation #199183

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 09, 1968
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(Studio) Secretary of State Dean Rusk, president Ford Foundation ("sic") 1952-1961, to return to foundation at end of Johnson administration To be distinguished fellow.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Rusk future considered. To spend time at Kennedy and Johnson libraries unburdening self of diplo. secrets of the 1960s. Believes written accts. of Johnson and Kennedy admins. erroneous. Cuban missile crisis, Vietnam War noted. Position on Vietnam said to have queered Rusk chances for teaching post. To return to the Rockefeller Foundation (sic), to try to keep history honest.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) It is the Rockefeller Foundation, not Ford Foundation, from which Rusk came and to which return.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin
Duration:
00:01:30

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