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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 04, 2006
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(Studio: Ann Curry) Report introduced.

(New York: Mike Taibbi) The concepts of equality & freedom examined this July 4th; details given of the origins of the holiday; scenes shown of celebrations, including a hot dog eating contest at New York City’s Coney Island, the muscle show in Venice Beach in California, an anti-war demonstration led by Cindy Sheehan, a citizenship ceremony in Boston and festivities elsewhere. [2 new CITIZENS – define freedom.] [Lawyer Deborah NOTKIN‡- says today is a day for Americans to look at how to deal with the immigration crisis.]

Curry, Ann;
Taibbi, Mike

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