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PETA / Controversial Ads #754045

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 28, 2004
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(San Francisco: John Blackstone) Outrage over PETA’s billboard campaign featured; ads shown; details given about the serial killings of women in Canada that sparked the campaign equating meat-eating with murder and about PETA’s extreme tactics. [PETA campaign coordinator Lisa FRANZETTA†- says the point of the ad is to say that violence against humans and all other animals is wrong.] [Murder victim’s brother Ernie CREY†, PETA opponent Zev LENCHUS†- oppose the ads.] [US Humane Society Wayne PACELLE†- says PETA has caused some significant reforms.]

Rather, Dan;
Blackstone, John

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