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Advocates; Should the United States reject détente as its strategy in dealing with the Soviet Union?

Approximate date: 1978


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should the United States reject détente as its strategy in dealing with the Soviet Union?
Program Number

505

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: Marilyn Berger Advocate: Admiral Elmo Zumwalt Advocate: Lincoln Bloomfield Witnesses: Ambassador Seymour Weiss – Former Director State Dept., Bur. Politico-Military Affairs W. Scott Thompson – Associate Professor, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy Stephen Cohen – Director, Russian Studies, Princeton University Vice Adm. John M. Lee – Former Assistant Director, Arms Control and Disarmament Agency Produced by WGBH at Faneuil Hall. Bears WGBH copyright.

Duration

00:64:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Debate
Topics
Social Issues
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should the United States reject détente as its strategy in dealing with the Soviet Union?,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2ED8518437D846D99CE7C92091B0363A.
MLA: “Advocates; Should the United States reject détente as its strategy in dealing with the Soviet Union?.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2ED8518437D846D99CE7C92091B0363A>.
APA: Advocates; Should the United States reject détente as its strategy in dealing with the Soviet Union?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2ED8518437D846D99CE7C92091B0363A
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