Speaker: Joseph Alsop
Date: May 28, 1969
Journalist and political commentator who teamed with brother, Stewart, to write column "Matter of Fact" for New York Herald Tribune syndicate (1946-1958). Sole author of "Matter of Fact" for Los Angeles Times Syndicate (1958-1974). A realist who called for European rearmament, increases in American defense spending, and escalating the war in Vietnam.