Search the Archive

Campus Unrest / Berkeley / Meeting #445728

NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 22, 1969
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) Teachers from University California at Berkeley meet with Governor Ronald Reagan.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Sacramento, California) Profs. protest National Guard on campus and use of copters with tear gas. 200 teachers refuse to teach if Guard and police not removed. [REAGAN - asks if rioters will give up Hitler-like tactics if they're moved.] [Prof. Gwen CHAMBERLAIN - says revolutionaries small group. Mil. interference not necessary.] [REAGAN - says teachers should say they don't condone disorders.] [Prof. Leon WOFSY - cites major students against violence. Chancellors stop negotiations with students for fear of Reagan firing them.] [REAGAN - calls Wofsy liar. Denies putting political into regent's mtgs.]
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Berkeley, California) 200-500 students arrested for refusing to disperse.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Reporter(s):
Huntley, Chet;
Oliver, Don
Duration:
00:03:30

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.