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Advocates; Should half of the federal dollars reserved for highways be diverted to mass transit systems?

Part of The Advocates.

01/25/1973

Moderator: Margaret Heckler Advocate: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Eric Julber Witnesses: Stewart Udall – Secretary of the Interior 1960-69 Gov. Francis Sargent – Massachusetts George Hilton – Professor of Transportation, UCLA Rep. James Wright – (D) Texas


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should half of the federal dollars reserved for highways be diverted to mass transit systems?
Program Number

316

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: Margaret Heckler Advocate: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Eric Julber Witnesses: Stewart Udall – Secretary of the Interior 1960-69 Gov. Francis Sargent – Massachusetts George Hilton – Professor of Transportation, UCLA Rep. James Wright – (D) Texas Produced by WGBH at Faneuil Hall, bears WGBH copyright

Duration

00:59:45

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Heckler, Margaret
Hilton, George
Julber, Eric
Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933-
Udall, Stewart L.
Sargent, Francis
Locations
Faneuil Hall, Boston, Massachusetts
Genres
Debate
Topics
Public Affairs
Social Issues
Contributors
Dukakis, Michael (Guest)
Udall, Stewart (Guest)
Julber, Eric (Guest)
Wright, James (Guest)
Heckler, Margaret (Moderator)
Sargent, Francis (Guest)
Hilton, George (Guest)
Publication Information
Supported by a grant from the Open Society Foundations.
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should half of the federal dollars reserved for highways be diverted to mass transit systems?,” 01/25/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_768EBB403636401393A0CB1E9DB808B5.
MLA: “Advocates; Should half of the federal dollars reserved for highways be diverted to mass transit systems?.” 01/25/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_768EBB403636401393A0CB1E9DB808B5>.
APA: Advocates; Should half of the federal dollars reserved for highways be diverted to mass transit systems?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_768EBB403636401393A0CB1E9DB808B5
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