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Advocates; Should United States foreign policy include covert action by the CIA?

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02/11/1979

Moderator: Marilyn Berger Advocate: Barney Frank Advocate: Margaret Marshall Witnesses: William Colby – Director, CIA 1973-1976 Professor Lyman Kirkpatrick – CIA Official 1947-1965 Morton Halperin – Director, Center for National Security Studies Robert Borosage – Institute for Policy Studies


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should United States foreign policy include covert action by the CIA?
Program Number

601

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: Barney Frank Advocate: Margaret Marshall Witnesses: William Colby – Director, CIA 1973-1976 Professor Lyman Kirkpatrick – CIA Official 1947-1965 Morton Halperin – Director, Center for National Security Studies Robert Borosage – Institute for Policy Studies Co-produced with the Institute of Politics at the ARCO Forum, John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Bears WGBH copyright.

Duration

00:59:20

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Kirkpatrick, Lyman B.
Frank, Barney, 1940-
Halperin, Morton H.
Colby, William Egan, 1920-1996
Berger, Marilyn
Marshall, Margaret H.
Locations
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Genres
Debate
Topics
Social Issues
Public Affairs
Contributors
Kirkpatrick, Lyman (Guest)
Frank, Barney (Guest)
Halperin, Morton (Guest)
Marshall, Margaret (Guest)
Colby, William (Guest)
Borosage, Robert (Guest)
Berger, Marilyn (Moderator)
Publication Information
Supported by a grant from the Open Society Foundations.
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should United States foreign policy include covert action by the CIA?,” 02/11/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C66820390D2646BC92DF67E6C124C4D1.
MLA: “Advocates; Should United States foreign policy include covert action by the CIA?.” 02/11/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C66820390D2646BC92DF67E6C124C4D1>.
APA: Advocates; Should United States foreign policy include covert action by the CIA?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C66820390D2646BC92DF67E6C124C4D1
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