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Wife swapping / Albert Ellis (Episode 3 of 4)

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Wife swapping / Albert Ellis (Episode 3 of 4)
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Albert Ellis gives a lecture at Le Metro Cafe on 2nd Avenue in the Lower East Side, NY on January 19, 1965, sponsored by The League for Sexual Freedom. Dr. Ellis outlines a number of different forms of "civilized adultery" or the trading sexual partners. There is a Q&A at the end. First broadcast on WBAI February 16, 1965. Note on label: FCC inquiry 8300 dated May 28, 1965 included this tape "your comments are requested in view of the fact that adultery is a crime in New York and California; (See American Broadcasting Co., Inc. et al v. United States et al, 110F Supp. 374, 354, affirmed 347 U.S., 284, reciting the license's obligation to "be law-abiding." Reply: "Pacifica holds the view that the program does not advocate violation of the law."

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Date Recorded on: 
19 Jan. 1965.
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KPFA, 2 Mar. 1965.
Total duration (All reels): 
2 reels (59 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1965.
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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