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England / Animal Liberation Front #305918

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 16, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(London, England) Incr. violence of Animal Liberation Front (ALF) against researchers' abuse of animals examined; ALF videotapes shown. [Group SPOKESPERSON - explains organization's demands.] [Aberdeen Univ. spokesperson Paul WILKINSON - considers ALF dangerous fanatics.] Names of other animal rights orgs. listed. [SPOKESPERSON - outlines movement's philosophy.] [Butcher John TAYLOR - thinks movement is trying to bankrupt his trade.] No. attacks against Taylor's shop mentioned. Scenes shown courtesy Anti-Vivisection League and League Against Cruel Sports. [Sports spokesperson Richard COURSE - believes ALF has harmed animal rights movement rather than helped.] [ALF MBR. - notes organization `s commitment; remarks transcribed on screen.] (Network glitch; same segment repeated.)
REPORTER: Steve Kroft

Kroft, Steve;
Rather, Dan

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