Democracy in the Dark
“Government and the Fourth Estate” took place on April 8, 2015, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., and was sponsored by the Brennan Center for Justice.
Frederick A.O. Schwarz talked about his book, Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy, about the debate over secrecy and… read more
Frederick A.O. Schwarz talked about his book, Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy, about the debate over secrecy and transparency in the U.S. government. In his book, Mr. Schwarz argues that the American public and government should give greater consideration to the dangers of secrecy. Steven Aftergood, Carrie Cordero, Lucy Dalglish, Barton Gellman, and Charlie Savage provided commentary.
People in this video
Steven Aftergood Director Federation of American Scientists->Project on Government Secrecy
Carrie F. Cordero Director Georgetown University Law Center->National Security Studies
Lucy Dalglish Dean University of Maryland, College Park->Philip Merrill College of Journalism
Barton Gellman Senior Fellow Century Foundation
Charlie Savage Correspondent New York Times->Washington, D.C.
Frederick "Fritz" A. O. Schwarz Jr. Chief Counsel Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law
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