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AIDS / Education #316398

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 03, 1987
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(Irvington, New Jersey: Charles Osgood) Debate over when and how to education young children about AIDS examined; details given, scenes shown. Scenes from play, commercial &Walt Disney film about AIDS shown. [Committee to Protect the Family spokesperson Larry PRATT - opposes elementary school education on AIDS.] Surgeon General C. Everett Koop's position recalled. [Child psychologist Richard GARDNER - feels waiting until adolescence is too late.] [PRATT - opposes sex education] [Center for Population Options spokesperson Debra HAFFNER - disagrees.] [STUDENT - feel he's being given a choice.] [GARDNER - notes healthy aspect of reasonable amount of fear about AIDS.]

Kuralt, Charles;
Osgood, Charles

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