The Advocates

  • 1978
  • TV Show
  • None

A Peabody-winning series of lively debates on controversial social issues. Topics included public schools, capital punishment, nuclear energy, the legalization of marijuana, national health insurance and the funding of public TV. Among the moderators were Victor Palmieri, Howard Miller, William Rusher, Marilyn Berger and future Democratic presidential candidate...

The Advocates

Sen. Frank Moss (D-Utah) and lawyers Lisle Baker and Joseph Oteri debate appropriation of funds by Congress for development of a supersonic transport plane. Taped in 1969. Host: Victor Palmieri.

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  • Premiered: January 26, 1978
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  • Premise: A Peabody-winning series of lively debates on controversial social issues. Topics included public schools, capital punishment, nuclear energy, the legalization of marijuana, national health insurance and the funding of public TV. Among the moderators were… (more)

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