"Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist"

Robert Miraldi

About the Program

Robert Miraldi talks about the life and career of investigative journalist Seymour Hersh.  Over his career, Mr. Hersh broke stories on the U.S. government's development of chemical and biological weapons, the My Lai Massacre in Vietnam, Watergate, CIA domestic spying, and the abuse of prisoners at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.  Robert Miraldi discusses the tactics Hersh uses to get his stories and talks about the impact he has had over the past half-century.  This event was hosted by the New York Public Library.        

About the Authors

Robert Miraldi

Robert Miraldi, a former reporter, taught journalism at the State University of New York for over 30 years before retiring in 2013.  He is the author of "The Pen Is Mightier: The Muckraking Life of Charles Edward Russell."  For more, visit:   

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"Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, March 24th at 6:15am (ET)
  • Sunday, February 23rd at 4:30pm (ET)
  • Monday, February 17th at 5:15am (ET)
  • Saturday, February 8th at 7:30pm (ET)
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