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Group, The; Third Political Parties


7/24/96 Third Parties (political)

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Group, The
Third Political Parties
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: Mickey Edwards, lecturer in public policy, Kennedy School of Government; Ellen Fitzpatrick, professor of history, Harvard University; Donald MacGillis, civic journalism coordinator,The Boston Globe; Elizabeth Sherman, director, Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy, UMass Boston; Alan Berger, Editorial writer, The Boston Globe.

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Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
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