Search the Archive

Campus Unrest / California #440764

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 20, 1968
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. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) San Francisco State College tries to reopen.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(San Francisco, California) 1/2 students show up. Radicals and blacks urge total strike. Most of faculty voted not to teach. 1,000 police available. Issues are student and campus autonomy; due process for black teachers for advocating carrying of guns and demands for black studies program. Mass mtg. held. Caught in middle are those who want to continue education and college pres. [Black Students Union Leroy GOODWIN - says will struggle until demands met. Will decide own education destiny, even with use of arms.]
REPORTER: David Burrington KRON- TV

Reporter(s):
Huntley, Chet;
Burrington, David
Duration:
00:02:40

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.