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photoDaniel Ellsberg started the Vietnam-era as a cold warrior and Pentagon Insider and ended it one of the country's most passionate anti-war activists. In 1971, he released the Pentagon Papers to the New York Times. Ultimately, his actions lead to the end of the Vietnam War and resignation of President Nixon.


Daniel Ellsberg, activist and writer, author of the new book " Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam And The Pentagon Papers."

This program aired on October 14, 2002.

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