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American Indian Movement / Wounded Knee #228914

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 09, 1973
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(Studio) Indian residents Wounded Knee, South Dakota, say will ask for government funds to restore village destroyed by AIM members
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Wounded Knee, South Dakota) [Resident Margaret RED EAGLE - says their homes were raided even though many residents were Indians.] [Ellowyn LOCKE - says militants wrecked everything.] Greatest loss was destruction of Indian museum. Will take years to rebuild village.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) Govt. decides to drop charges against reporter Jeff Williams and camera crew arrested yesterday for filming at Wounded Knee.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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