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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 14, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Atlanta, Georgia) Recent surge in Ku Klux Klan activities examined. [Ku Klux Klan Imperial Wizard Bill WILKINSON - discusses affirmative action, welfare, food stamps.] Ku Klux Klan and SCLC's counterdemonstrations in Alabama over past year and accompanying violence noted; films shown. Rallying point for both said case of retarded black accused of raping white. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference president Joseph LOWERY - comments on violence.] [WILKINSON - comments.] [B'nai B'rith Charles WITTENSTEIN - is concerned with Klan mentality.]
REPORTER: John Sheahan (WAFF newstape) (WHNT-TV newstape)

Mudd, Roger

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