People's Platform

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People's Platform
Genre Public affairs
Presented by Quincy Howe
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original release August 17, 1948 – August 11, 1950

People's Platform is an American public affairs series that aired on the CBS Television network from August 17, 1948 to August 11, 1950. Hosted by Quincy Howe, the series features debates on topical subjects.[1]

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Two episodes are known to survive at the Paley Center for Media, these date from January 24, 1949, and December 7, 1948, and are about military budget,[2] and wage increases,[3] respectively.


  1. ^ Brooks, Tim; Marsh, Earle F. (2007-10-17). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present (9 ed.). Ballantine Books. p. 1096. ISBN 0-345-49773-2. 
  2. ^ "People's Platform, The Military Budget". 
  3. ^ "People's Platform, The Wage Increases". 

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