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USSR / Trans-Siberian Railroad #321634

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 01, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather, Charles Kuralt) USSR 's Trans-Siberian railroad featured; dining car waiter Yuri Gushen and goulash vendor Yevgeny Rushutilov shown working. Perestroika discussed while tea shown served. Mikhail Gorbachev noted popular with many people. Gushen noted not working too hard and well paid for little effort; therefore, he is against perestroika. Rushutilov noted hard worker who supports perestroika. [MAN - (thru translator) criticizes Leonid Brezhnev's era.] [MAN - (thru translator) expresses ambivalence re: perestroika.] [WOMAN - (thru translator) praises perestroika.] Gushen and Rushutilov quoted.


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