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University of Massachusetts At Amherst / Racism #342204

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Nov 08, 1992
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Amherst, Massachusetts: Jacqueline Adams) Moves to combat racial tensions at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst featured; scenes shown from the campus. The near-epidemic proportion of racial clashes on America's college campuses noted. [National Institute Against Prejudice and Violence Dr. Howard EHRLICH - cites the extent of harassment of minority students.] [Students David NUNEZ, Jonathan GUY-GLADDING - comment.] [UMass-Amherst Chancellor Richard O'BRIEN - comments on the Civil Rights Commission study.] View that the root cause of this racism is the presidencies of Ronald Reagan and George Bush outlined. [O'BRIEN, NUNEZ - comment further.]

Adams, Jacqueline;
Chung, Connie

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