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Ten O'Clock News; Chinatown

02/25/1982

Chinatown environs with reporter voice over. Reporter talks about the apolitical nature of Chinatown. She reports that although there aren't many active residents, those who do care about politics are outraged at the redistricting which groups Chinatown with South Boston. Interview with Chinatown resident, Mr. Chang, on the divergent interests and concerns of Chinatown and South Boston. City Council chambers.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Chinatown

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:02:56

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Neighborhoods
Asian Americans
Election law
Politics, Practical
Locations
Chinatown (Boston, Mass.)
South Boston (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Wu, Janet (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Chinatown,” 02/25/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_32013B80D4734EE28D373EB371B71E10.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Chinatown.” 02/25/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_32013B80D4734EE28D373EB371B71E10>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Chinatown. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_32013B80D4734EE28D373EB371B71E10
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