the american vicarious presents “Debate: Baldwin vs. Buckley”

The Old Stone House at Washington Park 336 3rd Street, Brooklyn

"Is the American Dream at the expense of the American Negro?" This was the topic on February 18, 1965 when an overflow crowd packed the Cambridge Union in Cambridge, England, to bear witness to a historic televised debate between James Baldwin, the leading literary voice of the civil rights movement, and William F. Buckley Jr., […]