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Nuclear Plants / Protest #264218

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 07, 1979
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(Studio) Yesterday's anti-nuclear demonstration in Washington, DC recalled; films shown.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) meeting between President Carter and protest organizers reported; films shown. [CARTER - notes demands he's faced with; comments on Chicago's dependence on nuclear power.] [Org. Donald ROSS - states purpose of meeting and demonstration; mentions Seabrook.] Another protest leader quoted with regard to nuclear dispute compared to Vietnam war protest movement utilized by Eugene McCarthy to help unseat Lyndon Johnson. Possibility of nuclear protest movement and Jerry Brown doing same to Jimmy Carter stated
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Cronkite, Walter;
Pierpoint, Robert

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