Book Discussion on The Greatest Story Ever Sold

Frank Rich talked about his book, The Greatest Story Ever Sold: Bush’s America from “Mission Accomplished” to… read more

Frank Rich talked about his book, The Greatest Story Ever Sold: Bush’s America from “Mission Accomplished” to “Heckuva Job, Brownie", published by Penguin Press. He accused the Bush administration of using the best public relations machinery to "sell” their policies to the American people. He discussed what he called cases of secret government propaganda, including the cover-up of false claims about weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on The Greatest Story Ever Sold

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194812-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Madison, Connecticut, United States
First Aired:
Dec 16, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 8, 2007

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  • Dec 16, 2006 | 11:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 17, 2006 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 2006 | 7:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2007 | 3:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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