What If Watergate Happened Today?

Alicia Shepard talked about her book Woodward and Bernstein: Life in the Shadow of Watergate, published by Wiley. She talked about… read more

Alicia Shepard talked about her book Woodward and Bernstein: Life in the Shadow of Watergate, published by Wiley. She talked about what happened to two of America’s most famous journalists, Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, during and after Watergate and how journalism was changed forever. She and the panelists then discussed the topic, “What if Watergate Happened Today?” Topics included changes in investigative reporting, the growth of the Internet and instant global communication, leaks to the press, and challenging the government. After their discussion, the panelists responded to audience members' questions. close

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What If Watergate Happened Today?

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Program ID:
195521-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Dec 2, 2006

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  • Dec 02, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 02, 2006 | 10:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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