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Busing / England #223817

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 09, 1972
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(Studio) Issue of busing faced some time ago in Great Britain.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Busing has been successful in England for 7 years, integrating school children of minorities (Indian, Pakistani, etc.). They are picked up early in Asian neighborhood of Southall, bused into English area. [Councillor Michael ELLIOT - says immigrant children should have opportunity to mix socially and have educational experience with English children; English children should have opportunity to mix with immigrants.] English children are not bused. [English adults express opinions on busing, mostly favorable.] [Afro-Caribbean Association, James BARZEY - says busing is bad as children are being made foreigners in their own environmental Their friends made in school live too far away to play with.]
REPORTER: John Laurence

Cronkite, Walter;
Laurence, John

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