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Canada / Secession Crisis #333328

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 20, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Canadian President Brian Mulroney reported introducing to parliament a plea for unity. Report introduced.

(Montreal: Eric Engberg) Secession threat from French-speaking Quebec and opposition to appeasement from Newfoundland and Cree Indians examined; scenes shown. [Newfoundlanders for Confederation Cabot MARTIN - comments on possibility of country breaking up.] [Newfoundland talk show host Bill ROWE - criticizes Mulroney.] [Newfoundland legislator Phil WARREN - says they feel trapped.] [Two RESIDENTS - speak against Quebec.] [Quebec political activist Peter BLAIKIE, Quebec journalist Lise BISSONNETTE - talk about Quebec nationalism.]

Engberg, Eric;
Rather, Dan

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