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Ten O'Clock News; CIA recruitment protest trial

04/07/1987

Background of CIA recruitment protest trial with Amy Carter and Abbie Hoffman. Footage of protest from year earlier. Court scenes. Interviews with Leonard Weinglass, Abbie Hoffman, Daniel Ellsberg, and Ralph Mcgehee. B-roll follows of interiors of court house, Weinglass talking to Amy Carter, and Amy and Abbie talking.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

CIA recruitment protest trial

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

00:08:35

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Carter, Amy
Trials
Ellsberg, Daniel
Hoffman, Abbie
Weinglass, Leonard
McGehee, Ralph W., 1928-
Courts
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Locations
Northampton (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
McGehee, Ralph W., 1928- (Interviewee)
Boeri, David (Reporter)
Weinglass, Leonard (Interviewee)
Ellsberg, Daniel (Interviewee)
Hoffman, Abbie (Interviewee)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; CIA recruitment protest trial,” 04/07/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_94EF0C99FCE4442EAC33577F7AF5673B.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; CIA recruitment protest trial.” 04/07/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_94EF0C99FCE4442EAC33577F7AF5673B>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; CIA recruitment protest trial. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_94EF0C99FCE4442EAC33577F7AF5673B
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