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Group, The; cults


3/29/93 Cults

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Group, The
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: Harvey Cox, professor of divinity, Harvard Divinity School; Stanley Cath, psychoanalyst; Jeffrey Denner, attorney; Steven Hassan, author, Combatting Cult Mind Control; Robert Thornburg, dean, Marsh Chapel, Boston University.

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Broadcast program

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Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
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