Edward M. Kennedy Senate Files
Sound recording of the radio program "Face Off." Senator Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy of Massachusetts and Senator Robert J. "Bob" Dole of Kansas debate the airing of "Harvest of Despair" on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), and whether PBS deserves credit for airing the program or criticism for alleged reluctance to air the program. ("Harvest of Despair" is a documentary about the Ukrainian famine of 1932-1933.) This episode aired on Tuesday, October 28, 1986, on the Mutual Broadcasting System.