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Ten O'Clock News; Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden


Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden hold press conference at State House to give their progressive stances on social justice issues, and to discuss their work with grass roots organizations. They hope to influence the 1980 presidential election.

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Ten O'Clock News

Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden

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



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Women political activists
Hayden, Tom
Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.)
Fonda, Jane, 1937-
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1980
Press conferences
Boston (Mass.)
News Report
Hayden, Tom (Speaker)
Wu, Janet (Reporter)
Fonda, Jane, 1937- (Speaker)
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden,” 09/28/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 24, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C2D83FB67A284DEFBE12EF51FF2BFB98.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden.” 09/28/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. July 24, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C2D83FB67A284DEFBE12EF51FF2BFB98>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Jane Fonda and Tom Hayden. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C2D83FB67A284DEFBE12EF51FF2BFB98
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