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Keynote addresses at NOFA Annual Conference

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Title:
Keynote addresses at NOFA Annual Conference
Description:
Keynote speech at NOFA conference: (00:00:00: Alan Cranston: analysis of economic problems rooted in entering Vietnam war and not pay for it without raising taxes, as proposed anew. Jonathan Schell's new book on threat of nuclear war; Cranston's visit to Soviet Union and discussion with military there on nature of war between the superpowers. Critique of Republican foreign policy demanding American military supremacy, argued by Charles Matthias as merely campaign rhetoric; need for arms reduction talks. To advance cause of arms reduction is considering running for president. (00:08:50) Robert Rodale on regenerative agriculture and need to revive the art and craft of farming and consider the farmers as well as the land.
Speaker:
Cranston, Alan
Speaker:
Rodale, Robert
Date:
July 30, 1982
Format:
Audio recordings (nonmusical)
Genre:
Audiocassettes
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Northeast Organic Farming Association Records
Series:
Series 7. Audiovisual materials
Subjects:
Arms control
Moral and ethical aspects
Nuclear warfare
Organic farming
Foreign policy
History
Northeast Organic Farming Association
Mathias, Charles McC. (Charles McCurdy), 1922-2010
Places:
IsraelJerusalem (territory)Jerusalem
United States
Soviet Union
Extent:
1 audio recording ; 00:28:07
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Language:
English
Identifier:
mums461-s07-i011