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.]
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