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Advocates; Debate #2 in the McGovern - Nixon 1972 Presidential Election: Should You Support McGovern’s Tax Reform Package?

Debate #2 in the McGovern - Nixon election 1972 Moderator: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Alan Dershowitz Advocate: John Marshall Witnesses: Thomas Troyer - Tax Attorney Sheldon Cohen - Former IRS Commissioner John Nolan - Former Deputy Asst. Secretary of the Treasury 1969-71 Alan Greenspan - Economic Consultant Produced by WGBH at Faneuil Hall, bears WGBH copyright


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Series
Advocates
Program
Debate #2 in the McGovern - Nixon 1972 Presidential Election: Should You Support McGovern’s Tax Reform Package?
Program Number

302

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: Alan Dershowitz Advocate: John Marshall Witnesses: Thomas Troyer - Tax Attorney Sheldon Cohen - Former IRS Commissioner John Nolan - Former Deputy Asst. Secretary of the Treasury 1969-71 Alan Greenspan - Economic Consultant Produced by WGBH at Faneuil Hall, bears WGBH copyright

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Debate
Topics
Social Issues
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Debate #2 in the McGovern - Nixon 1972 Presidential Election: Should You Support McGovern’s Tax Reform Package?,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 30, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1008406F94B4412C9588B90448529133.
MLA: “Advocates; Debate #2 in the McGovern - Nixon 1972 Presidential Election: Should You Support McGovern’s Tax Reform Package?.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 30, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1008406F94B4412C9588B90448529133>.
APA: Advocates; Debate #2 in the McGovern - Nixon 1972 Presidential Election: Should You Support McGovern’s Tax Reform Package?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1008406F94B4412C9588B90448529133
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