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Advocates; Should the U.S. Government Establish an Independent Consumer Protection Agency?

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04/05/1973

Moderator: Morris Udall Advocate: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Michael Uhlmann Witnesses: Charles Ross - Former Member of the Federal Power Commission Rep. Benjamin Rosenthal - (D) New York Richard Stewart - Harvard Law School Roger Miller - Professor of Economics, University of Washington Produced by WGBH at Faneuil Hall.


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should the U.S. Government Establish an Independent Consumer Protection Agency?
Program Number

326

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: Morris Udall Advocate: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Michael Uhlmann Witnesses: Charles Ross – Former Member of the Federal Power Commission Rep. Benjamin Rosenthal – (D) New York Richard Stewart – Harvard Law School Roger Miller – Professor of Economics, University of Washington Produced by WGBH at Faneuil Hall. Bears WGBH copyright

Duration

00:58:42

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Uhlmann, Michael M.
Administrative agencies
Stewart, Richard B.
Miller, Roger LeRoy
Ross, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1920-
Consumer protection
Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933-
United States
Udall, Morris K.
Rosenthal, Benjamin S.
Locations
Boston, MA
Genres
Debate
Topics
Public Affairs
Social Issues
Contributors
Rosenthal, Benjamin S. (Guest)
Ross, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1920- (Guest)
Stewart, Richard B. (Guest)
Udall, Morris K. (Moderator)
Miller, Roger LeRoy (Guest)
Uhlmann, Michael M. (Guest)
Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933- (Guest)
Publication Information
Supported by a grant from the Open Society Foundations.
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should the U.S. Government Establish an Independent Consumer Protection Agency?,” 04/05/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EC26285E21AA4E7E8E06A8682796DEF6.
MLA: “Advocates; Should the U.S. Government Establish an Independent Consumer Protection Agency?.” 04/05/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EC26285E21AA4E7E8E06A8682796DEF6>.
APA: Advocates; Should the U.S. Government Establish an Independent Consumer Protection Agency?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EC26285E21AA4E7E8E06A8682796DEF6
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