• Short Summary

    VETERANS PROTESTING THE VIETNAM WAR IN WASHINGTON TODAY (APRIL 21) GAINED SOME MORAL SUPPORT FROM EUGENE MCCARTHY AND A DEFEAT AT THE HANDS OF THE SUPREME COURT.

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    FILM SHOWS THE VETERANS TALKING ABOUO THE DECISON OF JUSTICE BURGER TO MAKE THEN LEAVE THEIR CAMPGROUND IN THE PARK. SHOWS EUGENE MCCARTHY, PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE IN 1968, WALKING THROUGH THE CROWD AND TALKING WITH THE VETERANS. THEY DISCUSS WHAT ACTION THEY ARE GOING TO TAKE AGAINST THIS MOVE.




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    Background: VETERANS PROTESTING THE VIETNAM WAR IN WASHINGTON TODAY (APRIL 21) GAINED SOME MORAL SUPPORT FROM EUGENE MCCARTHY AND A DEFEAT AT THE HANDS OF THE SUPREME COURT. THE COURT'S CHIEF JUSTICE WARREN BERGE BURGER ORDERED THJO THE VETERANS MUST VACATE THE PARK WHERE THEY HAVE SET UP CAMP FOR THE DURATIO OF THEIR STAY IN WASHINGTON.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1JRQF4PNHIHQ90N19SQIYFFWH
    Media URN:
    VLVA1JRQF4PNHIHQ90N19SQIYFFWH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:16:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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