ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 05, 1969
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) 2nd day antiwar protests at MIT.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Cambridge, Massachusetts) 300 protesters march on instrumentation lab that does top-secret defense work. Students keep workers out. [MIT EMPLOYEE - says strong-arm tactics force me to right.] Riot police march in. [CAPT. - orders dispersion.] Students retreat; violence shown. 2 reporters and medical team beaten by police. 1 arrested.
REPORTER: Jim Burnes
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.