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A Closer Look (The ACLU) #781996

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 03, 2005
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at the American Civil Liberties Union {ACLU}, which is a non-profit organization involved in thousands of legal cases each year, introduced.

(New York: Dan Harris) The different views of the ACLU as a defender of fundamental rights & individual freedoms examined; details given about its stance on various controversial issues. [Las Vegas street preacher Jim WEBBER - calls the ACLU his guardian angel.] [ACLU's President Nadine STROSSEN††- says our client is freedom & we will defend all civil liberties for all people.] [Christian conservatives lobbyist Tony PERKINS - accuses the ACLU of eroding away the rich soil of America's heritage.] [NRA's Wayne LaPIERRE - backs the ACLU.]

Jennings, Peter;
Harris, Dan

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