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Advocates; Should Drug Advertisements Be Banned From Television

Part of The Advocates.

01/18/1973

Moderator: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Howard Miller (pro) Advocate: Carolyn Bell (con) Witnesses: Nicholas Johnson, Commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission. Dr. Richard Feinbloom, Director, Family Health Care Program, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Nathan Kline, Director, Research Center at Rockland State Hospital, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University. Richard Earl, President, National Coordiating Council on Drug Education, Vice-President, Grey Advertising, Inc.


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should Drug Advertisements Be Banned From Television
Program Number

315

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: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Howard Miller (pro) Advocate: Carolyn Bell (con) Witnesses: Nicholas Johnson, Commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission. Dr. Richard Feinbloom, Director, Family Health Care Program, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Nathan Kline, Director, Research Center at Rockland State Hospital, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University. Richard Earl, President, National Coordiating Council on Drug Education, Vice-President, Grey Advertising, Inc.

Duration

00:58:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Subjects
Television
Drug Advertisements
Locations
Faneuil Hall, Boston, Massachusetts
Genres
Debate
Topics
Public Affairs
Social Issues
Contributors
Bell, Carolyn (Guest)
Dukakis, Michael (Moderator)
Johnson, Nicholas (Guest)
Miller, Howard (Guest)
Kline, Nathan (Guest)
Earl, Richard (Guest)
Feinbloom, Richard (Guest)
Publication Information
Supported by a grant from the Open Society Foundations.
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should Drug Advertisements Be Banned From Television,” 01/18/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_4EF07D5E9292423BB4C094054F651D3E.
MLA: “Advocates; Should Drug Advertisements Be Banned From Television.” 01/18/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_4EF07D5E9292423BB4C094054F651D3E>.
APA: Advocates; Should Drug Advertisements Be Banned From Television. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_4EF07D5E9292423BB4C094054F651D3E
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