Book Discussion on Lost History: Contras and Project Truth

Mr. Parry talked about his book, [Lost History: Contras, Cocaine, the Press and "Project
Truth"]. The book tells the story of the… read more

Mr. Parry talked about his book, [Lost History: Contras, Cocaine, the Press and "Project

Truth"]. The book tells the story of the reporters that broke the secret Contra operation

in Iran. The operation became known as the Iran-Contra Affair. Mr. Parry talked about how

similar stories went underreported or unreported by the media during the 1980s. In

particular he mentions Nicaraguan cocaine trafficking and the Guatemalan genocide of

Mayan Indians. After his remarks, Mr. Parry responded to questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Lost History: Contras and Project Truth

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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 30, 2000
Last Aired:
Jul 6, 2009

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  • Jan 30, 2000 | 4:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 31, 2000 | 6:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 11, 2000 | 2:46pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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