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Advocates; Should The U.S. Government Make Contraceptives Available To Every American Including Teenagers And To Conduct An Education Campaign To Limit Population?

03/08/1970


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should The U.S. Government Make Contraceptives Available To Every American Including Teenagers And To Conduct An Education Campaign To Limit Population?
Program Number

23

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: Judith Hope, Attorney Guest: Rep. Edward Koch, Democrat, Liberal, New York Witnesses: filmed interview with Billy Graham, evangelist filmed interview with Dr. Ansley Coale, Director of Population Research, Princeton University Mrs. Carl Cohan, housewife, mother of eight Stephanie Mills, Editor of ecology magazine, “Earthtimes” Dr. Victor Rosenblum, President, Reed College Dr. Karl Taebur, urban population specialist, sociologist, Rand Corporation Dr. Kenneth Watt, Professor of Zoology, University of California at Davis

Recorded live in Los Angeles, CA

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Genres
Debate
Topics
Social Issues
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should The U.S. Government Make Contraceptives Available To Every American Including Teenagers And To Conduct An Education Campaign To Limit Population?,” 03/08/1970, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_F7217F2709A946968B5DE1AD28E0FBA6.
MLA: “Advocates; Should The U.S. Government Make Contraceptives Available To Every American Including Teenagers And To Conduct An Education Campaign To Limit Population?.” 03/08/1970. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_F7217F2709A946968B5DE1AD28E0FBA6>.
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