Advocates; Should We Require Each Ninth-grade Student To Take A Course In Afro-American Culture And History?
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- Should We Require Each Ninth-grade Student To Take A Course In Afro-American Culture And History?
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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
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Moderator: Victor Palmieri Advocate: Howard Miller Advocate: Max Greenberg Guest: Dr. Toby Kurzband, Superintendent, New York City School District #2 film featuring Guy Scott Jameson, high school teacher, Los Angeles, CA. and his students, regarding his teaching an elective history course in black history. Witnesses: Harold Bishop, 9th grade student, New York City Otis Young, television star of “The Outcasts” Dr. Gus Turbeville, President, Coker College, Hartville, South Carolina James Jones, phd. candidate, Yale University Dr. Morrison Warren, Professor of Education, Arizona State University
Recorded live in Los Angeles, CA
Recorded live in Los Angeles, CA.
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- Chicago: “Advocates; Should We Require Each Ninth-grade Student To Take A Course In Afro-American Culture And History?,” 12/14/1969, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 22, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_C1BF09BFACA2473192EBE9F37AD59E48.
- MLA: “Advocates; Should We Require Each Ninth-grade Student To Take A Course In Afro-American Culture And History?.” 12/14/1969. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 22, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_C1BF09BFACA2473192EBE9F37AD59E48>.
- APA: Advocates; Should We Require Each Ninth-grade Student To Take A Course In Afro-American Culture And History?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_C1BF09BFACA2473192EBE9F37AD59E48