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USSR / Central Committee / Gorbachev #331559

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 06, 1990
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(Moscow: Dan Rather) President Mikhail Gorbachev recalled proposing that Communist party relinquish its monopoly on power; details given of response to plan; scenes shown. [PEOPLE, Central Committee DELEGATES - (thru translator) discuss Gorbachev's proposals.] [Writer Andrei MIRONOV - says Russians do not understand freedom.] Opposition to Gorbachev noted. [Soviet spokesman Gennady GERASIMOV - says if you can't beat them, join them.] Issue of private ownership of property noted controversial.

Rather, Dan

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