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Genealogy / Sharpton-Thurmond Ties #852829

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 25, 2007
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(Studio: Dan Harris) Report introduced.

(New York: Bob Jamieson) The "New York Daily News" claims of an ancestral link between civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton and the late Senator Strom Thurmond examined; details given about the backgrounds of both men and of the 19th century documents. [Voice of THURMOND - backs segregation.] [SHARPTON - reacts to the news that indicates the shame and the glory of America.] [ Mike WARD†- cites the paper trial indicating the connections.]

Harris, Dan;
Jamieson, Bob

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