The Enemy Within

During the Civil War, there was massive growth of the federal government and the lack of regulations made the rise of government corruption inevitable.… read more

During the Civil War, there was massive growth of the federal government and the lack of regulations made the rise of government corruption inevitable. Michael Smith recounted some of the scandals and how the fears of corruption undermined the government.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Lake Charles, Louisiana, from August 18-22, 2018, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Altice cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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The Enemy Within

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Program ID:
451339-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Sep 15, 2018 | 12:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 17, 2018 | 7:39am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 15, 2018 | 12:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 16, 2018 | 7:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2018 | 7:39am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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