Book Discussion on The Last Pirate

Tony Dokoupil talked about his book, The Last Pirate: A Father, His Son, and the Golden Age of Marijuana, in which he discusses his father,… read more

Tony Dokoupil talked about his book, The Last Pirate: A Father, His Son, and the Golden Age of Marijuana, in which he discusses his father, Anthony “Big Tony” Dokoupil, who smuggled over 50 tons of marijuana into the U.S. between 1975-1986. During this event, hosted by the Community Bookstore in Brooklyn, Mr. Dokoupil spoke with Bruce Porter, author of Blow: How a Small-Town Boy Made $100 Million with the Medellin Cocaine Cartel and Lost It All. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on The Last Pirate

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Program ID:
319042-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 11, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 7, 2014

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  • May 11, 2014 | 6:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 22, 2014 | 2:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2014 | 9:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2014 | 12:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2014 | 3:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2014 | 5:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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