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Student Unrest / San Francisco / Los Angeles #442717

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 07, 1969
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(Studio) At San Francisco State College, California, student protesters continue to disrupt campus.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(San Francisco, California) Students and teachers form picket lines. President S. I. Hayakawa declines to use counter force. Police shoved 300 demonstrators off campus. Governor Ronald Reagan said campus will be kept open at bayonet point if necessary. [REAGAN - says anarchist activity not to be confused w/ students seeking change through proper channels. New measures would expel students or fire teachers who interfere w/ educational process.]
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Los Angeles, California) At San Fernando State College, members of black student union and Students for a Democratic Society demonstrated for administration support of black demands, including department for black American studies. Fight between white moderate and black militants broke out. Police intervene.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Note: Tape damage is visible throughout this segment.

Brokaw, Tom;
Huntley, Chet

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