Book Discussion on Courting Disaster

Marc Thiessen talked about his book Courting Disaster: How the CIA Kept America Safe and How Barack Obama is Inviting the Next Attack. A… read more

Marc Thiessen talked about his book Courting Disaster: How the CIA Kept America Safe and How Barack Obama is Inviting the Next Attack. A former President George W. Bush speechwriter, Mr. Thiessen documents the effectiveness of the CIA’s interrogations in foiling attacks on America, penetrating al-Qaeda’s high command, and providing the military with intelligence. 

He was interviewed at the 33rd Annual National Press Club Book Fair and Authors' Night, a fundraiser for the Eric Friedheim National Journalism Library and The SEED Foundation held Tuesday, November 9, 2010 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. close

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Book Discussion on Courting Disaster

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 28, 2010
Last Aired:
Jan 24, 2011

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  • Nov 28, 2010 | 11:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 05, 2010 | 8:54am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 24, 2011 | 7:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
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