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==IPS connection==
 
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John Kenneth Galbraith  was a member of the [[Institute for Policy Studies]] 20th Anniversary celebrations committee which organized an April 5, 1983, reception at the National Building Museum attended by approximately l,OOO IPS staffers and former staff.<ref>Information Digest April l5, 1983 p77-79</ref> (1908-2006)
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John Kenneth Galbraith  was a member of the [[Institute for Policy Studies]] 20th Anniversary celebrations committee which organized an April 5, 1983, reception at the National Building Museum attended by approximately 1,000 IPS staffers and former staff.<ref>Information Digest April l5, 1983 p77-79</ref> (1908-2006)
  
 
==Working with Seymour Melman==
 
==Working with Seymour Melman==

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John Kenneth Galbraith...

IVI-IPO

In 1981 John Kenneth Galbraith was a Vice President of Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organization[1].

IPS connection

John Kenneth Galbraith was a member of the Institute for Policy Studies 20th Anniversary celebrations committee which organized an April 5, 1983, reception at the National Building Museum attended by approximately 1,000 IPS staffers and former staff.[2] (1908-2006)

Working with Seymour Melman

Seymour Melman was part of a circle of critical intellectuals with epicenters in various networks. Three were central. First, Melman was part of the Frame of Reference group led by University of Pennsylvania Professor Zellig Harris. Second, he was part of a group of critical scholars at Columbia University including Robert S. Lynd, a leading sociologist in the United States. Third, he was connected to a wide network of national and international scholars and activists concerned with disarmament, economic conversion and economic democracy, e.g. Noam Chomsky, Marcus Raskin, Harley Shaiken, John Ullmann, Lloyd J. Dumas, John Kenneth Galbraith, among many others.

The American Prospect

In 2009 John Kenneth Galbraith was listed as a Founding Sponsor of The American Prospect[3].

References

  1. IVI-IPO Letterhead July 23 1981
  2. Information Digest April l5, 1983 p77-79
  3. http://www.prospect.org/cs/about_tap/masthead