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Blacks on Campus / Civil Rights Act #759060

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 03, 2004
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) The 40th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act noted.

(Cambridge, Massachusetts: Randall Pinkston) The issue of racial balance at elite college campuses examined; details given from a new survey about the backgrounds of black students at Harvard University. [College testing expert Anthony CARNEVALE†- says 90 percent of Ivy League students come from the wealthiest people; state we owe a debt to native-born American blacks.] [Harvard law school Lani GUINIER†- talks about diversity.] [George Washington University student Naima WAREHAM†, Wesleyan University graduate Rashaan WAREHAM†- downplay different black origins.]

Reporter(s):
Mitchell, Russ;
Pinkston, Randall
Duration:
00:03:00

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