Episode Detail: The Advocates - The Advocates
First of a two-part debate examines whether the U.S. should agree to a coalition government in South Vietnam. Taped in 1970 in Paris. Part 1 presents arguments in support of such a government. Included are filmed interviews with Mme. Nguyen Thi Binh, chief Communist negotiator at the Paris Peace Talks; and Xuan Thuy, North Vietnam's chief delegate to the talks. Debaters: Richard Falk, Princeton law professor; Kenneth Young, former U.S. ambassador to Thailand.