Daniel Ellsberg is an activist and former United States military analyst who, while employed by the RAND Corporation, precipitated a national political controversy in 1971 when he released the Pentagon Papers, a top-secret Pentagon study of U.S. government decision-making in relation to the Vietnam War, to 'The New York Times' and other newspapers. Wikipedia*
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Daniel Ellsberg has 23 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Call-In. The year with the most videos was 2008 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2003 with an average of 24,876 views per program. Most appearances with James Goodale (3), David McReynolds (2), George Freeman (2). Most common tags: Vietnam War, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), Nixon, Richard.