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The Michigan Daily-Sunday, March 16, 1980-Page 3

Nationalist Puerto
Ricans raid Bush,
arter headquarters
(Continued from Page 1)

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what I think. We're not going to be
intimidated." Bush said he might fly to
New York Sunday to visit the people
taken hostage.
Both of the groups identified
themselves as members of the Puerto
ican national group FALN.
HE FALN, WELL known to the FBI
and police agencies across the country,
has for years been waging a campaign
for Puerto Rican independence,
marked by bombings in New York,'
Chicago and elsewhere.
Although the FALN is not active in
Puerto Rico, other terrorist
independence groups have opposed the
primary elections of both mainland
parties which are being held in Puerto
Rico for the first time this year.
heir reasoning is that by voting in
h primaries Puerto Ricans will
become more involved in mainland
politics and thus more willing to vote
for eventual statehood status for Puerto

THE THREE terrorists ordered
campaign workers to lie on the floor.
The two men-one with a rifle and the
other with a shotgun-kept watch while
the woman, brandishing a .38 caliber
pistol, bound them and taped their
The three then ransacked the office,
ripped out the telephones, spray-
painted slogans on the walls and lelft,
annoucning they intended to take aover
the entire building-which also houses
the campaign offices of- Republican
presidential contender John Anderson.
The terrorists then fled and the
workers freed themselves.
In New York, Bush's campaign .
coordinator John Steele said the four
men who burst into the office were
apparently angered by Bush's stand in
favor of statehood for Puerto Rico.
The men bound workers' hands with
masking tape and spray painted
"Statehood Means Death" and "Free
Puerto Rico" on the walls.

e Clipse


AP Photo
VICE-PRESIDENT Walter Mondale learns of the attack on the Carter-
Mondale campaign headquarters by three Puerto Rican nationalists upon
arriving in Chicago yesterday. The terrorists staged a simultaneous attack
on George Bush's headquarters in New York.
Kennedy, Chicago,
machine fight Carter

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Cinema Two-Our Daily Bread, Aud. A, Angell, 7, 9p.m.
Cinema Guild-18th Ann Arbor 16mm Film Fest, Mich. Theatre, 7, 9,
11 p.m.
ACLU-Ramsey Clark, talk on death penalty, 2:15 p.m., Lawyer's Club
Wesley Foundation=Panel on General Conference Issues, 7:30 p.m., 602
E. Huron.1
Ann Arbor Committee for a New Jewish Agenda-Brunch, 11 a.m., 851
Guild House-Gay Discussion group, potluck dinner, 6 p.m., 802 Monroe.
Hiking Club-Rackham N.W. entry on E.iuron, 1:30 p.m.
Res. College Music Prog.-Original music, theatre, and dance by Julie
Fink and Lu Bjorkland, Res. Col. Aud., E. Quad, 2 p.m.
Pendleton Arts Ctr.-A Tempo Concert, 2nd fl., Union, 2 p.m.
School of Music-Piano Recital, Charles High, Stearns, 2 p.m.; Piano
Recital, Douglas Van Den Berg, Recital Hall, 4 p.m.; Euphonium Recital,
Roger Oyster, Stearns, 8p.m.
Canterbury Loft-"Homegrown Women's Music Series," 332 S. State,
7:30 p.m.
Eclipse Jazz-Dave Brubeck Quartet, Hill, 8p.m.
PTP/Dance Co.-"Carmina Burana," "Seven Deadly Sins," Power
Ctr., 3 p.m.
Hillel-Israeli dancing, 1-3 p.m.; Deli, 6 p.m., 1429 Hill.
Rec. Sports-Family Sunday Funday, "Family Olympics Day," North
Campus Rec. Bldg., 2:30 p.m.
Museum of Art-Ceramics from U-M Collections, through March 16.
Slusser Gallery-Sculptural ceramics and pottery, through March 16.
ACLU-Wine and cheese fundraiser, Dominicks, 812 Monroe, 8 p.m.
Washtenaw Audubon Soc.-Trip to Ottawa Wildlife Refugee and Crane
Creek, Ohio, Pittsfield School parking lot, 8 a.m. Bring lunch. Info: 663-
Cinema Guild-Sisters, Old Arch. Aud., 7,9:05 p.m.
AAFC-Fort Apache, 7 p.m., She Wore a Yellow Ribbon, 9:15 p.m., Aud.
SA, Angell.
Arbor Alliance-Better Active Today than Radioactive Tomorrow, 2235
Angell, 7:30 p.m.
Center for Near Eastern & N. African Stud.-Andrew S. Ehrenkreutz,
"The Mysterious Dinars from Zawila,"'Lane Hall Commons Rm., noon.
Office of Minority Student Affairs-Sara Goddard Power, James
Waters, Leon Atchinson, Millie Jeffry, "Affirmative Action, Retention of
Students, and Access of Women and Minorities to Higher Education,"
Whitney Aud., Schl. of Ed., lp.m.
Career Planning & Placement-Dorothy Bestor, "Careers Unlimited:
Options for Graduate Students in Humanities," W. Conf. Rm., Rackham, 4
Education-Elizabeth Cohen, "The Multiple Ability Classroom: An
Application of Expectation States Theory,"1322 Schl. of Ed., 4 p.m.
St. Mary's Chapel-Panel discussion by inmates from Milan Fed.
Correctional Inst., "Life Inside," Chapel Lounge, 7 p.m.
Asian American Assoc.-Amy Uno Ishii, "America's Concentration
Camps," slide presentation, Gold Rm., Martha Cook, 7:30 p.m.
Career Planning & Placement-Dorothy Bestor, "The Humanities
Dilemma: What Can I Do With a Major in ...?", Aud. D., Angell, 7:30 p.m.
Southern Africa: The Year of the Child-Panel discussion, "Growing Up
4 lack in Southern Africa," League, 8 p.m.
Center for Western European Studies-Danilo Dolci, "Educational
Experiments and the People of Sicily," Anderson Rm., Union, 3 p.m.;
$ "Organizing Peasants for Sicilian Development," Assembly Hall,
Rackham, 8 p.m.
Undergraduate Political Science Assoc.-Carl Pursell, Conf. Rms. 1, 2,
3, Union, 7:30 p.m.
Law Schl. Placement Comm.-Rick Wiener, "A Career in Politics Using
a Law Degree," Lawyer's Club Lounge, 4 p.m.
American Friends Service Comm.-"Perilous New Directions: U.S.-
Soviet Confrontation in the Middle East," 1414 Hill, 7:30 p.m.

Special to the Daily
CHICAGO-When Vice-President
Walter Mondale visited the Lincoln
Memorial Church of Christ on
Chicago's south side, the
congregationalists nodded in a
collective "Amen" as the reacher,
Illinois State Senator Charles Chew,
delivered unto them the gospel of
Chicago politics.
"Some people in this city have gotten
power drunk," Chew told the
Saturday morning gathering. "There
was an article in the paper with the
mayor of this city saying 'Maybe I'll let
Jimmy Carter march in the (St.
Patrick's Day) parade 'Nobody 'lets'
the President do anything,
"The idea of a power drunk woman
who got into office through false
promises who would make a statement
that we would 'let' the president march
in the St-Patrick's Day Parade!"
THE "POWER DRUNK woman" to
whom Chew referred is Chicago's
combative and controversial mayor,
Jane Byrne. Byrne, who is supporting
Democratic Sen. Edwvard Kennedy in
his challenge to unseat President
Carter, has thrown the weight of the
Cook County organization behind
Kennedy's lagging campaign.
But in the black communities on
Chicago's south side, if the message is
anti-Jane Byrne and anti-machine, they
love it. It was state controller Roland
Burris, during his term at the pulpit,
who put the message in its simplest
terms :
"The Carter-Mondale ticket is doing
well downstate. What we have to do is
deliver the votes here in Chicago."
UNDER THE LATE Mayor Richard
Daley, only the machine could deliver
the votes. But the Carter campaign,
headed here by Mondale ampaigning
in Jimmy Carter's absence, has made
Jane Byrne and the Chicago machine
the principal opponent in the March 18
Since her much-publicized defection
to the Kennedy campaign last
November, Byrne has worked tirelessly
for Kennedy and for her hand-picked
candidate for the state's attorney's
office. Byrne has told Kennedy she will
deliver the delegates on election day,
though most polls here show the
Senator trailing by as much as three to
IN ILLINOIS' Democratic primary
there are actually two
elections-"beauty contest" to
measure popular vote, and the selection
of delegates committed to the
candidate for the New York nominating
convention this summer.
THREE WARD leaders have
announced their support of-President
Carter, and in many ways, Byrne's
support of Kennedy has helped drive
more supporters into the Cartercamp.
The mayor's threatened reprisals
against city workers not supporting
Kennedy have come across as heavy-
But while Mondale took his anti-Jane
Byrne road show to Chicago's black
communites, Kennedy has been doing
well among Jewish organizations. In
fact, Kennedy has been making as
many inroads in the Jewish community
as Mondale has been making with
Of the botched U.N. vote, Kennedy
asked, "Was it a communictions gap or

Of the botched U.N. vote, Kennedy
asked, "Was it a communications gap
or a credibility gap?" His speech,
which was interrupted a dozen times
with applause at references to Israel's
security, went over well with the
Jewish leaders present. That same
group practically booed and hooted
Carter campaign manager Robert
Strauss and Commerce Secretary
Philip Klutznick right off the stage
when they came the day before to
explain the U.N. "mistake."
Kennedy has far from conceded the
black vote to Carter. Campaigning at
Reverend Jesse Jackson's Operation
PUSH headquarters in Chicago,
Kennedy told the predominantly black
audience that under the Carter
administration, "You are nobody.".


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Michigan Theatre
TICKETS: $6.50 reserved go on sale Tuesday,
March 18 at the Mich.Union Brix Office.Tickets
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