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Campus Unrest / CCNY / Queensborough #5550

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 07, 1969
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(Studio) City College, New York, closed 2 weeks ago. Opened yesterday. College ordered reclosed after fighting breaks out between whites, blacks, and Puerto Ricans. Moderates turn militant.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(NYC) Moderates ask President Buell Gallagher to reopen school. [GALLAGHER - says we'll open tomorrow under police protection.] Police called to other New York City campuses.
REPORTER: David Snell

(NYC) 400 boo and curse police at Queensborough Community College. Students seize point of Admin. Building protesting firing of 3 radical faculty members Protesters clash with angry conservatives.
REPORTER: Jim Burnes

Burnes, Jim;
Reynolds, Frank;
Snell, David

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