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Smithsonian / Enola Gay / Controversy #602679

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jan 30, 1995
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The Smithsonian's concession to veterans' group pressure concerning their anti-American and pro-Japanese depiction of the World War II bomber, the Enola Gay, exhibition detailed. [Representative Sam JOHNSON - comments on the Smithsonian's twisting of history concerning the exhibition.] [Smithsonian Institution I. Michael HEYMAN - comments on the change.] [American Legion William DETWEILER - comments on the Smithsonian's mistake.] [Physicians for Social Responsibility Robert MUSIL - says the Smithsonian caved in to political pressure.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea

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