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Gay Rights / Oregon Vote #498963

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 24, 1978
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(Studio) Votes against homosexual rights in Dade Cnty., Florida, Wichita, Saint Paul and Coon Rapids, Minnesota, and now in Eugene, OR, reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Eugene, OR) Details of Eugene vote given. Campaign against gay rights by organization called VOICE mentioned. Nightime march held by gay rights activists noted. Eugene's consideration of vote as local matter, going so far as to ask Anita Bryant to stay away, stated. [Gay rights advocate Reverend Doug HUNEKE - says city has its own Anita Bryant types.] Gays' pledge to fight discrimination in courts noted.
REPORTER: Bill Sternoff

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Sternoff, Bill
Duration:
00:02:00

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