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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.
(Atlanta: Byron Pitts) 11-year-old Jonathan McCoy’s mission to abolish the use of the n-word featured; scenes shown of him speaking at the Empowerment Temple in Baltimore and at Morehouse College in Atlanta. [In his speech, McCOY – says it is implausible that 40 years after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King that we still use this word.] [In interview, McCOY – says he is getting to people who are ready for a change; explains why he decided to write about the n-word; says being told to shut up encourages him more.]
- Couric, Katie;
- Pitts, Byron
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