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Group, The; Under The Mushroom Cloud


Alan Berger, Thomas Cartwright, Kenneth Oye, Robert Healy, Carl Kaysen

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Group, The
Under The Mushroom Cloud
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: Kenneth Oye, professor of political science, M.I.T.; Alan Berger, Editorial writer, The Boston Globe; Robert Healy, former columnist and executive editor, The Boston Globe; Thomas Cartwright, Pilot, The Lonesome Lady, WWII;; Carl Kaysen, Professor of political economy, emeritus, M.I.T.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
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