Search the Archive

USSR -China Relations / Student Protests #326963

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 15, 1989
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: DR, Charles Kuralt) Sights that Mikhail and Raisa Gorbachev will see in Beijing, China, discussed. Report introduced.

(Studio: Charles Kuralt) No. of peasants in China given. Village of Plum Valley featured; details given, scenes shown. Effects of Mao Tse-tung's communism upon village discussed. [Former zealot who lived in Plum Valley WU So - (thru translator) comments on his impact upon village.] [Peasant woman LIU Jenfen, WU- (thru translator) discuss days when Wu's comrades occupied village; comment on Deng Xiaoping's abandonment of Mao's policies.] Wu reported one of the journalists who joined student protest march last week

Kuralt, Charles

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:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.