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Advocates; Should Shareholders Insist That Corporations Have Special Directors To Represent Consumers And The Environment?

06/07/1970


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should Shareholders Insist That Corporations Have Special Directors To Represent Consumers And The Environment?
Program Number

35

Series Description

A SERIES OF DEBATES with a moderator facilitating the discussion of national and international issues - using advocates who would introduce witnesses to support their point of view. Debates recorded at Boston's Faneuil Hall. Moderators included: Michael Dukakis; Marilyn Berger; Michael Harrington, Robert Maynard. (Premiered October, 1969; conceived by Prof. Roger Fisher.) Other participants included Barney Frank, Avi Nelson, Antonin Scalia, S.I. Hayakawa, Paul Simon, Albert Shankar, Richard Bolling, Pete McCloskey, Chester Crocker, John Anderson, Elmo Zumwalt, George Ball, John Kenneth Galbraith, William Colby, Eleanor Smeal, Phyllis Schlafly, Sam Ervin, Laurence Tribe, Daniel Schorr, Orrin Hatch, Morris Udall, Edward Kennedy, George McGovern, Jake Garn, Paul Tsongas, Alan Dershowitz. Series release date: 1969

Program Description

Moderator: Victor Palmieri Advocate: Howard Miller Advocate: Evan Y. Semerjian Witnesses: Stafford Grady, former Insurance Commissioner, State of California; President, First Western Bank and Trust Ralph Nader, live in the studios of WNDT in New York Robert Townsend, former Chief Executive, Avis Corporation, author, “Up the Organization” J. Fred Weston, Professor of Business, Economics, and Finance, UCLA Graduate School of Business Administration Harold Williams, former Chairman of the Board, now Director, Norton Simon, Inc.; Dean Designate, UCLA Graduate School of Business Administration

Recorded live in Los Angeles, CA.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Genres
Debate
Topics
Social Issues
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should Shareholders Insist That Corporations Have Special Directors To Represent Consumers And The Environment?,” 06/07/1970, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_0F48DEED4B1848E88E6135055DC47FF8.
MLA: “Advocates; Should Shareholders Insist That Corporations Have Special Directors To Represent Consumers And The Environment?.” 06/07/1970. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_0F48DEED4B1848E88E6135055DC47FF8>.
APA: Advocates; Should Shareholders Insist That Corporations Have Special Directors To Represent Consumers And The Environment?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_0F48DEED4B1848E88E6135055DC47FF8
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