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Daley / Violence Report #199981

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 06, 1968
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(Studio) Mayor Richard Daley releases report on Democratic Convention violence.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Chicago, Illinois) Daley report 55 pgs. Report says demonstrations and violence planned weeks and mos. ahd. by dissidents. Report cites goal to topple corrupt insts. of American society. Report defs. police who were cursed at, spat on, and hit with objects. Report lists group leaders and incls. their travels to Communist cntrys. Says news media responded with naivete and were misused. Says media gave revolutionary leaders sympathetic coverage. Daley asks report be studied and he'll answer questions next week
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Reporter(s):
Pappas, Ike;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:10

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