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Washington, DC / Anti-War Demonstrations #216305

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 22, 1971
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(Studio) Vietnam Vets. Against the War sleep on Capitol Mall despite court order; arrests at Supreme Court building
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Film shows police arresting 108 vets., 2 women at Supreme Court for disorderly conduct; vets.' organizer John F. Kerry testifies before Senator For. Relations Committee [KERRY - asks where leaders and persons sending GIs to Vietnam are; Admin. attempted to disown vets. against war; vets. to destroy last of barbaric war.] [Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander Herbert B. RAINWATER - says small number of vets. generating news out of proportion with size of group; questions value of publicity; says vets. against war not representative of average vet.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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