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A Closer Look (Islam Under Fire) #714567

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 18, 2002
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Findings of an ABCNews poll on the public's growing unfavorable view of Islam cited.

(New York: Dan Harris) The criticism of Islam & Muslims by the nation's leading evangelicals featured; details given about the motivation for their stance. [Televangelists Pat ROBERTSON†, Jerry FALWELL, Rev. Jerry VINES†, Jimmy SWAGGART†- speak out against Islam.] [President BUSH - says the comments about Islam do not reflect the sentiments of most Americans.] [Secretary of State Colin POWELL - says this hatred must be rejected.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Further coverage of this delicate subject on noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Harris, Dan

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