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School Busing #310654

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 05, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Norfolk, Virginia: Bruce Morton) Anticipated halt to school busing for racial integration here examined; scenes shown. Background to issue reviewed. [MINISTER - criticizes plan.] [OPPONENT - claims his grandchildren are being punished for South's past.] [PEOPLE - debate white rights and segregation.] [Nelson and Earlene WHITE - support new plan.] [School board chairperson Thomas JOHNSON - claims busing was driving city's middle class away.] [Bus. leader Henry Clay HOFHEIMER - believes city's economy suffered due to busing.] [Paul RIDDICK - accuses white power structure of trying to preserve status quo.] [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) legal defense fund spokesperson Henry MARSH - anticipates incrd. black political sophistication.]

Morton, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

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