Something Happened: A Political and Cultural Overview of the Seventies

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ABC (American Broadcasting Company), 108, 115, 139, 198; football on, 203–4; miniseries on, 211; news programming, 214, 221; situation comedies on, 210
abortion, 7, 9, 143, 159; Catholic Church's views on, 148; Hyde Amendment against, 147–148; legislation, 145–46, 148; right-to-life movement and, 148; Supreme Court rulings on, 146, 148
Abt Associates, 97
Abzug, Bella, 143, 145
Academy Awards, 182, 188, 195, 196
ACCD. See American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities
Acheson, Dean, 34
Ackroyd, Dan, 213
Action News, 214
Administration Committee (House of Representatives), 101
advertising: for movies, 189, 197; television v. print, 216; women and, 138
affirmative action, 7, 159, 171–73; Civil Rights Act and, 4; labor force and, 173; Supreme Court on, 172–73
Afghanistan, 220–21, 231; Cold War and, 119–20; Soviet Union in, 119–20
AFL-CIO (American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations), 76, 87, 124
Africa, Cuba in, 116
African Americans. See blacks
Agnew, Spiro, 22–23, 48
agriculture, 66
Agriculture Committee (House of Representatives), 94
Air Force (movie, 1943), 182, 254n1l
Airline Deregulation Act of 1978, 167
airline industry, deregulation of, 166–67
Alber, David, 194
Albert, Carl, 89
Albert, Eddie, 202
Ali, Mohammed, 190
All in the Family (television program), 199, 205–8, 211
Allen, Paul, 228
Allen, Woody, 194–97
Alsop, Joseph, 43
Altaian, Robert, 181, 182, 197, 217
American Broadcasting Company. See ABC
American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities (ACCD), 155
American Council of Education, 155

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