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Group, The; Politics of Welfare


Politics of Welfare

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Group, The
Politics of Welfare
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Margery Eagan, Columnist, Boston Herald; Ellarwee Gadsden, Education and training director, Planned Parenthood; Paul Peterson, director, Center for American Political Studies, Harvard University; Anthony Campbell, professor of preaching, Boston University; Judy Meredith, Human services lobbyist.

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Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
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