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Status of Women in America (Part IV) #89972

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 17, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(NYC) Personal and career choices faced by women in United States today examined; Fordham Univ.'s coeds cited as exs. [Betty FRIEDAN - notes choices available to women now.] [Students Marlene HAYE, Patti WALSH, Kathleen SULLIVAN, Maryanne DUKE, Julie ESPOSITO, Phyllis GUTTO - discuss their futures, mothers as role models, resentment of mothers for lack of choices offered their generation of women.] [Linda BURTON - feels nation respects motherhood but not full-time mothers.] [Author Midge DECTER - feels many American women support feminism but not women's liberation movement] [STUDENTS - explain lack of militantism, career emphasis.] [FRIEDAN - describes problems faced by working women who want to have children as well, praises life for women now.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Threlkeld, Richard
Duration:
00:04:50

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