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Advocates; Election ‘80: Which of the three major candidates will best manage relations with the Soviet Union?

10/01/1980


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Series
Advocates
Program
Election ‘80: Which of the three major candidates will best manage relations with the Soviet Union?
Program Number

702

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 for John Anderson: Mitchell Rogovin Advocate for Jimmy Carter: Charles Nesson Advocate for Ronald Reagan: William Rusher Witnesses: David Aaron – Deputy Assistant, National Security Affairs, Carter Advisor General Alexander Haig – Former Supreme Allied Commander, Reagan Advisor Alton Frye – Anderson Foreign Policy Advisor Co-produced with the Institute of Politics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Bears WGBH copyright.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Debate
Topics
Public Affairs
Social Issues
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Election ‘80: Which of the three major candidates will best manage relations with the Soviet Union?,” 10/01/1980, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_89C660BD0928416FB941AB310FE3F217.
MLA: “Advocates; Election ‘80: Which of the three major candidates will best manage relations with the Soviet Union?.” 10/01/1980. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_89C660BD0928416FB941AB310FE3F217>.
APA: Advocates; Election ‘80: Which of the three major candidates will best manage relations with the Soviet Union?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_89C660BD0928416FB941AB310FE3F217
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