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Radio / Imus Racial Remarks #864543

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Apr 08, 2007
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(New York: Jim Acosta) The growing controversy over radio talk show host Don Imus’s remarks about the Rutgers University women's basketball team featured; scenes shown of coach Vivian Stringer at church; details given of the uncertainty over whether politicians will continue to be on Imus’s show. [First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens Rev. Deforest SOARIES†- calls for the resignation or termination of Imus.] [Civil rights leader Rev. Al SHARPTON†- warns of continuing protests.] [“Chicago Tribune” Clarence PAGE†- refers to Imus’s pledge 6 years ago to stop using racist humor.]

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