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The Earth Revisited / Population Control #260095

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 02, 1979
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(Studio) Update on 1970 reports on environmental cited as 2nd in series.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(No location given) Films shown. Report deals with population. Intro. to 1970 report on problem shown. Report from Singapore with regard to changes from 1970 report to present in that there is now effective control of population in world noted. [Singapore Prime Min. LEE Kuan Yew - comments.] Details given about Singapore's program and its results. [LEE - outlines laws passed to encourage small families.] Govt.'s publicity campaign to get cooperation of people described. television ad shown. Refusal of Catholic Church leaders here to comment officially and their private statements reported Other details about Singapore and its population control program given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:05:40

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