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NAACP / Chavis Firing #358502

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 21, 1994
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Baltimore: Randall Pinkston) The firing of NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) executive director Benjamin Chavis at the organization's board of directors meeting reported; last night scenes from Baltimore, Maryland, shown. [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) chairman William GIBSON - comments.] Chavis's close connections with Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan noted. [CHAVIS - comments.] [Chavis supporter Darnell ARMSTRONG, NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) member Clarence MITCHELL III, WOMAN, CHAVIS - comment.]

Mitchell, Russ;
Pinkston, Randall

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