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Toy Ind. / Violence #308284

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 14, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(NYC: Eric Engberg) Annual toy industry exhibition and concern by some over implications for nation's children examined. [National Coalition on television Violence spokesperson Dr. Thomas RADECKI - claims children are being brainwashed with barbarian war ethic.] [Hasbro, Incorporated spokesperson Stephen SCHWARTZ - responds.] Size of weapons-theme toy industry last year noted. [War Resisters League spokesperson Kate DONNELLY - explains purpose of movement] [Parent Mary VOLLONO - resents activists dictating her parenting style.] [SCHWARTZ - comments.] Criticism of Coleco Industries, Incorporated's plans for Rambo toys modeled after Sylvester Stallone's film character noted. [Coleco spokesperson Barbara WRUCK - claims character is freedom fighter who fights without killing.] [RADECKI - responds.] [CHILD - comments.]

Engberg, Eric;
Rather, Dan

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