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Firing Line

Today, on the home page (and also on the NRO Media page, here), you can watch a clip from Bill Buckley’s June 9, 1966 Firing Line interview with Barry Goldwater. The Firing Line series is owned by the Hoover Institution, which has taken on the laborious project of digitally restoring the original shows (many of the older ones are in poor film condition), is making them available for purchase on Amazon. You can buy this episode, titled “The Future of Conservatism,” here.

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