In Search of the Real America; Pig of the World
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- In Search of the Real America
- Pig of the World
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Host Ben Wattenberg looks at the achievements of the free enterprise system in America. Series release date: 1977
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Ben Wattenberg’s challenge to the “chorus of failure and guilt” this time around focuses on two allegations: first, that American consumption of resources exploits Third World countries and second that that consumption is consuming nonrenewable resources. According to Ben, “it just isn’t so, international trade is not a game in which if someone wins, someone else has to lose.” The case in point is Malaysia and the opposing point of view is presented by Stewart Udall.
NOTE: Repeated May 25, 1978.
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- Chicago: “In Search of the Real America; Pig of the World,” 05/11/1978, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 17, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BF156AEDAF074755BC927CEC693F73AA.
- MLA: “In Search of the Real America; Pig of the World.” 05/11/1978. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 17, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BF156AEDAF074755BC927CEC693F73AA>.
- APA: In Search of the Real America; Pig of the World. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BF156AEDAF074755BC927CEC693F73AA