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Advocates; Should public institutions be permitted to give preferential treatment to minorities in hiring and admissions?

Approximate date: 1978


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should public institutions be permitted to give preferential treatment to minorities in hiring and admissions?
Program Number

501

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: Laurence Tribe Advocate: Larry Lavinsky Witnesses: Joseph Rauh – Civil Liberties Attorney Nathaniel Jones – General Counsel, NAACP Thomas Sowell – Professor of Economics, UCLA William Van Alstyne – Professor of Law, Duke University Produced by WGBH at Faneuil Hall. Bears WGBH copyright.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Debate
Topics
Public Affairs
Social Issues
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should public institutions be permitted to give preferential treatment to minorities in hiring and admissions?,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3DB9A61F9C8946B790A8B70B394ACD5F.
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