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.