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Vietnam Protests / Boston / Cleveland / Chicago / Colorado / Berkeley / Washington, DC #209223

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 15, 1970
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(Studio) Anti-war demonstrations on IRS (Internal Revenue Service) payment deadline focus on Vietnam cost.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Boston, Massachusetts) Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard students march to Boston College; massive crowd; one scuffle.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(Cleveland, Ohio) Mounted police disperse protestors outside AT and T stockholders meeting; defense contracts 1% AT and T business; anti-war noms. to board dirs. made.
REPORTER: Murray Fromson

(Chicago, Illinois) Demonstrators oppose war taxes at IRS (Internal Revenue Service) Building; 5,000 rally at Civic Center [Senator Charles GOODELL - denounces war, government policy.] Protests peaceful.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Fort Carson, Colorado) [Actress Jane FONDA - supports GI's sick strike against war; harder for soldier's to protest.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) University California Berkeley students battle police during demonstrations. White House response reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) White House ignores demonstrations, concentrates on Apollo 13; Nixon to announce Vietnam troop reduction next week; 50-60,000 expected withdrawn; President and staff unconcerned over protests.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Fromson, Murray;
Pappas, Ike;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Schakne, Robert

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