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Advocates; Should We Lift Our Embargo on Trade with Castro's Cuba?

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02/15/1970

Moderator: Roger Fisher Advocate: R. Lisle Baker Advocate: Joseph Oteri Guest: Sen. Clayborn Pell - (D) Rhode Island Witnesses: Richard Goodwin - JFK Advisor (On Film) Carmelo Mesa-Lago - Economist, Univ. Pittsburgh Richard Fagen - Political Scientist, Stanford Gabriel Valdes - Foreign Minister, Chile (On Film) Robert A. Hurwitch - State Department Jose de la Torriente - Miami, Florida Jose Font - Miami Florida Taped at the University of Miami.


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should We Lift Our Embargo on Trade with Castro's Cuba?
Program Number

20

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: Roger Fisher Advocate: R. Lisle Baker Advocate: Joseph Oteri Guest: Sen. Clayborn Pell – (D) Rhode Island Witnesses: Richard Goodwin – JFK Advisor (On Film) Carmelo Mesa-Lago – Economist, Univ. Pittsburgh Richard Fagen – Political Scientist, Stanford Gabriel Valdes – Foreign Minister, Chile (On Film) Robert A. Hurwitch – State Department Jose de la Torriente – Miami, Florida Jose Font – Miami Florida Taped at the University of Miami. No copyright notice on tape. (WGBHers on credits, though)

Duration

00:52:59

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Cuba--Economic conditions--1959-1990
Fagen, Richard R.
Baker, R. Lisle
Embargo
Goodwin, Richard N.
Hurwitch, Robert A., 1920-
Valdés, Gabriel, 1919-2011
Mesa-Lago, Carmelo, 1934-
United States--Relations--Cuba
Pell, Claiborne, 1918-2009
United States
Cuba
Stewart, Richard E.
Fisher, Roger, 1922-2012
Locations
Miami, FL
Genres
Debate
Topics
Public Affairs
Social Issues
Contributors
Baker, R. Lisle (Guest)
Valdés, Gabriel, 1919-2011 (Guest)
Mesa-Lago, Carmelo, 1934- (Guest)
Stewart, Richard E. (Guest)
Goodwin, Richard N. (Guest)
Fisher, Roger, 1922-2012 (Moderator)
Hurwitch, Robert A., 1920- (Guest)
Pell, Claiborne, 1918-2009 (Guest)
Fagen, Richard R. (Guest)
Publication Information
Supported by a grant from the Open Society Foundations.
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should We Lift Our Embargo on Trade with Castro's Cuba?,” 02/15/1970, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7E8B608E5AC04B809D9579EC9F5C1BBE.
MLA: “Advocates; Should We Lift Our Embargo on Trade with Castro's Cuba?.” 02/15/1970. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7E8B608E5AC04B809D9579EC9F5C1BBE>.
APA: Advocates; Should We Lift Our Embargo on Trade with Castro's Cuba?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7E8B608E5AC04B809D9579EC9F5C1BBE
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